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What does Harm mean?

Harm Pronunciation of 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)


OTHER FORMS VIA HERMAN Harman, Harmen, Harmon, Hermie, Hermon



Harm Isaac (H.I.), ..

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. (2018 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?

Harman, Harmon, Herman 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%), but now, versions like Hermon have become 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 sound-alike 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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