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What does Newman mean?

Newman /new-man/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Newman is "newcomer". First used as a given name in England in the 19th century, probably due to the fame of reforming cleric John Henry (Cardinal) Newman. Actor Paul Newman.

Variations

Newman has 4 variants: Neuman, Neumann, Newmann and Newsy.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Newmanni, Niman, ..

(female) Newmanni, Newmanny, ..

How popular is Newman?

Newman is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#273 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

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Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Newman for boys. Newman reached its apex rank of #860 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)

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

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

Similar Names

Newman is pronounced similarly to Naaman and Naman. Other suggested similar names are Altman, Ayman, Beagan, Beaman, Beavan, Beeman, Cadman, Cowan, Daman, Dayman, Deccan, Delman, Denman, Dequan, Deshan, Destan, Dewuan (see Dejuan), Dowan, Eaman, Elman, Ewan, Feggan, Freman, German, Gorman, Heiman, Heman, Herman, Hernan, Hyman, Iefan, Iman, Inman, Innman, Jarman, Jean, Jeran, Jerman, Juwan, Kalman, Karman, Keenan, Keilan, Kenan, Kentan (see Kenton), Lehman, Lowman, Neal, Neilan, Nelsen, Nemo, Nevan, Newland, Newlin, Newton, Ninian, Nisan, Nolan, Nollan, Norman, Reagan, Redman, Rodman, Seaman, Suman, Teagan, Tedman, Teman, Teran, Tevan, Tilman, Yeoman and Youman. These names tend to be more frequently used than Newman.


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