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What does Ham mean?

Ham Pronunciation of Ham as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ham is "heat". Biblical: one of the sons of Noah.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ham-, biblical




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How popular is Ham?

Ham is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#2103 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Ham reached its highest rank of #1517 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Ham is alike in pronunciation to Chaim, Haim, Hayim, Hayyim, Hem and Hume. Other recommended sound-alike names are Cam, Hai, Hal, Han, Harm, Kam, Ram, Sam and Tam. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ham.