What does Kam mean?
Kam /kam/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name. Kam's name origins are Scottish and Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Kam is "crooked nose". Kam is a variant transcription of Kameron (Scottish, Gaelic): form of Cameron. Compare last name Kum.
How popular is Kam?
Kam is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#8954 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Cameron (#53 last year), Kameron (#278), Kamron (#932) and Kamryn (#967) are the prominent varying forms of Kam (unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the top of their popularity in 2003 (usage of 0.5133%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.4425%, down 13.8%), with the version Kamron becoming less trendy. Cameron (#53) and Kameron (#278) are two of the more trendy baby names in this compilation. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Kam and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kam is pronounced similarly to Cam, Kim▼ and Kwame▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Ham, Kahn, Kai▲, Kaimi, Kain, Kaj, Kana, Kane▲, Kano, Kay▼, Kaz, Kean, Ken▼, Khan, Kian▲, Kimo, Kram, Kwami, Ram, Sam▼ and Tam. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kam.