Hyrum

Hyrum - A very unique male name



  Apr 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hyrum appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #713. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hyrum and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hyrum? 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 Hyrum. The baby boy name Hyrum was given to 73 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1371 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 22,480 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hyrum peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1911 on position 713.



Famous with this name

Hyrum Patterson
Hyrum Virl Osmond


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Hyrum is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hyrum is currently topping the baby name charts in Idaho at position #141 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,108.

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 Hyrum is where you live.


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Hyrum origin and meaning

Hyrum is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Hyrum, pop culture references for the name Hyrum and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hyrum

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

Herman / Hiram / Hernan / Harmon / Hermon / Herminio / Harman / Haroon / Heron / Harun /

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
20121371
20111433
20101690
20091345
20081404
20071262
20061276
20051212
20041324
20031384
20021267
20011243
20001640
19991846
19982321
19971434
19961597
19952003
19942299
19922532
19913241
19902822
19892262
19882215
19871988
19861831
19851925
19841356
19831548
19821828
19812072
19801247
19791630
19781430
19771762
19752039
19731896
19551656
19431289
19421595
19391519
19341460
19331407
19291342
19281389
19261819
19251606
19241484
19231828
19221862
19211309
19191359
19181018
19171039
19151444
19141063
1911713

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Idaho141
Utah175
Arizona693
Texas2093
California2108

Even more about Hyrum


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 Hyrum 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 Hyrum?

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
1911
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hyrum
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 22,480
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1911
2012 births +73

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