What does Gorham mean?
Gorham \g(o)-rham, gor-ham\ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Gorham is "village near the wedge-shaped piece of land". Place name. Also possibly means "spear village". Gorham is the name of a silver company based in Rhode Island.
Gorham is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#3771 out of 88799, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Gorham for boys. Gorham has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)