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What does Eames mean?

Eames Pronunciation of Eames [eames] as a boys' name. The meaning of Eames is "wealthy protector". Eames is a variant form of Eamon (Irish, Gaelic): transcription of Edmund.

Associated with: wealthy, protector (defender).

Variations

3 relations via Eamon: Eaman, Eamann and Eamonn.

Creative forms:
(male) Earmes, Elmes, ..

(female) Eamesa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eames Deon (E.D.), ..

How popular is Eames?

Eames is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#10629 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Eamon (#1276 via latest list) is the only popular related form of Eames (outside Top 2000). Other variants, like Eamann, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Eames was at its highest 4 years ago (#1156) and has remained as widespread to this day. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eamon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eames and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eames is alike in pronunciation to Aimes, Ames and Aymes. Other recommended names are Dawes, Eaden, Eagen, Elmer, Emmet, Ennes, Ermes, Esme, Estes, Fares, Hawes, Hayes, Jabes, James, Jaymes, Mayes, Oakes, Oates, Ramses and Yates. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eames.

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