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What does Harm mean?

Harm Pronunciation of Harm [harm] as a name for boys is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Harm is "soldier". Harm is a version of Herman (Old German).

Associated with: soldier (warrior).

Variations

5 different relations via Herman: Harman, Harmen, Harmon, Hermie and Hermon.

Creative forms:
(male) Hard, Haro, ..

(female) Hane, Hasi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Harm Dillan (H.D.), ..

How popular is Harm?

Harm is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#21004 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Harm entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #1572 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Harman, Harmon, Herman (#1710 in recent rankings) and Hermon are the prominent alternative forms of Harm listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Harmen, are seldom used. These forms of Harm were favored in the 1900s (usage of 0.4%) and are now much less widespread, with versions like Hermon becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Harm, Harman, Harmon, Herman, Hermon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Hadi, Hai, Haig, Haim, Hairo, Hakim, Hako, Hal, Hale, Hali, Halim, Hall, Ham, Han, Hani, Hank, Hans, Hany, Hardy, Harel, Hari, Harli, Harlo, Harly, Haron, Harri, Harry, Hart, Harte, Harun, Harv, Harve, Harvy, Hawk, Haws, Hayim, Hays, Hearn, Hem, Herb, Hern, Herv (see Harvey), Hiram, Hiro, Hirom, Hyram, Hyrum and Norm. These names tend to be more frequently used than Harm.

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