Abram

Abram - A very unique male name



  Mar 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Abram, meaning father of multitudes, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #489. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Abram and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Abram? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Abram. The baby boy name Abram was given to 725 baby boys in 2012, ranking #390 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,264 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Abram peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 390.



Famous with this name

Norm Abram
Christopher Abram
Abram Knott


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Abram is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Abram is currently topping the baby name charts in South Dakota at position #153 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #638.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Abram is where you live.


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Abram origin and meaning

Abram is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means father of multitudes. To see famous people named Abram, pop culture references for the name Abram and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Abram

We've found the following names that sound similar to Abram, sorted by popularity.

Abraham / Avraham / Avrohom / Abran / Abrahan / Avrum / Abhiram / Abrahim / Auburn / Avram /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012390
2011440
2010527
2009481
2008555
2007537
2006604
2005546
2004590
2003730
2002830
2001820
2000854
1999831
1998997
1997904
1996946
1995923
1994859
19931021
19921058
1991962
19901045
1989971
1988902
1987838
1986797
1985736
1984758
1983780
1982686
1981741
1980803
1979749
1978751
1977882
1976773
1975925
19741003
19731007
19721212
19711184
19701322
19691285
19681171
19671404
19661177
19651431
19641349
19631268
19621240
19611496
19601565
19591394
19581166
1957973
19561461
19551108
19541340
19531394
19521378
19511304
1949883
19481072
19471052
19461332
19451301
19441419
19431306
19421066
19411322
19401449
19391153
19381137
19371337
19361036
1935991
19341055
19331032
19321058
1931901
19301050
1929957
1928999
19271088
1926997
19251467
1924977
19231169
19221095
19211150
1920893
1919691
1918839
1917797
1916860
1915651
1914618
1913625
1912576
1911490
1910489

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Dakota153
New Mexico178
Louisiana218
New Hampshire221
West Virginia228
Iowa236
Kentucky245
Kansas246
Indiana262
Maine267
Nebraska268
Ohio299
Tennessee314
Wisconsin317
Minnesota344
Arkansas357
Nevada358
Arizona361
Oregon363
Texas372
North Carolina375
Missouri376
Illinois385
Virginia391
Colorado393
Utah412
South Carolina414
Maryland436
Idaho445
Pennsylvania459
Michigan460
Oklahoma473
Georgia474
California494
Florida500
Alabama503
Washington504
New York612
New Jersey638

Even more about Abram


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Abram a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Abram?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Abram
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,264
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +725

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