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What does Cobham mean?

Cobham Pronunciation of Cobham [cob-ham] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Cobham is "village with the cottage". Place name. Could be derived from "cob", an ancient term for a male swan, the head of a herring, or the seed-head of clover.

Associated with: old english, cottage (home), ancient (old).


Cobham has 1 variant: Cobbham.

Creative forms:
(male) Conham, Corham, ..

(female) Cobcal, Cobra, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cobham Atharv (C.A.), ..

How popular is Cobham?

Cobham is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#72466 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Cobham has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cobham name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cobham outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Abram, Adham, Cahan, Cam, Cathal, Cathan, Cephas, Chad, Chai, Chaim, Champ, Chan, Chap, Chas, Chaz, Cob, Cobb, Cobby, Cobden, Cobe, Cobey, Cobi, Cobie, Coburn, Coby, Cochran, Colan, Colas, Colla, Colm, Colman, Colum, Conal, Conan, Conlan, Connal, Conrad, Conway, Cordas, Corday, Cormac, Corwan, Costa, Costas, Cowal, Cowan, Coyan, Cram, Cuba, Denham, Doram, Dunham, Gorham, Graham, Hisham, Isham, Joram, Jotham, Latham, Nacham, Noam, Pelham, Racham, Raham, Wadham and Wortham. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cobham.

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