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What does Hump mean?

Hump Pronunciation of Hump [hump] as a name for boys is of Old German origin, and the name Hump means "peaceful warrior". Hump is a variant form of Humphrey (Old German): from a Norman name Hunfrid.

Associated with: peaceful, warrior.


4 alternative forms via Humphrey: Humfry, Humph, Humphry and Humpie.

Creative forms:
(male) Hamp, Hemp, ..

(female) Hune, Hute, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hump Jayden (H.J.), ..

How popular is Hump?

Hump is a rare given name for men. Hump is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Humphrey is the only prominent varying form of Hump (unlisted). This form of Hump was at the peak of its popularity in the 1880s. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Ham, Hem, Hube, Huey, Hugh, Hugo, Hulme, Hume, Hunt, Huon, Huw, Kemp and Temp. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hump.

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