What does Graves mean?
Graves /gra-ves/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin. Place name. Commemorates an area near a community burial ground. Poet Robert Graves; architect Michael Graves; actor Rupert Graves.
VariationsKreatif forms: Gaves, Giaves, Graghas. [more]
How popular is Graves?
Graves is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#340 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Graves for boys. Graves has yet to be listed in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)