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What does Macadam mean?

Macadam Pronunciation of Macadam [macadam] as a boys' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Macadam is "son of Adam". Engineer Jon Mcadam (19th century) gave his name to a popular method of paving roads.

Associated with: scottish, gaelic, 19th century, popular (famous).


Macadam has 1 variant: Mcadam.

Creative forms:
(male) Manadam, Moradam, ..


Middle name pairings:
Macadam Billy (M.B.), ..

How popular is Macadam?

Macadam is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#34904 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Macadam has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Hadaram, Macabee, Macaire, Macardle, Macario, Maccrae (see Maccrea), Maccray, Macneal, Macrae, Malcam, Malkam, Mandan, Markham, Nacham and Racham. Like Macadam, these names are not frequently used.

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