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Graham Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \g-ra-ham\
Number in U.S 👶 46,000
Rate in 2021 322
Numerology 🔢 3
Name origin 🌍 English

Graham : Meaning, Origin and Popularity

The name Graham meanings and origins

The name Graham is a masculine name that has different origins in different countries. The main origin of the name is English and this is used as a given name in English speaking countries. This name has come from a Old English word meaning a “ grey hime “ or “ gravel homestead “. Also this name comes from the Surname Graham, which in turn is an Anglo French from the name of the town of Grantham, in Lincolnshire, England. The name has been mostly given to boys.


Personality of people who are named Graham

There is a secret behind this name and its meaning.

G is for gracious, it shows everyday, R is for romp, you know how to have fun, A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know, H is for hero, as you appear to many, A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know, M is for mild and gentle way.

If you are named Graham, your heart’s desire is peace and harmony above anything else. You need friends and society. Your gentle nature makes you avoid confrontation as much as possible. There is also an internal battle when you are uncertain about something. Also your vision can make you wealthy. You have great abilities and you also are as active as you want and you can achieve everything you want.

If you are named Graham, your most likely vocations are, musician, artist, writer, designer, teacher and salesman. Also lucky colors of the name are, all shades of purple, violet and lilac. Lucky gems are Garnet and amethyst. The lucky day of the name is Wednesday. And the lucky botanicals are Apple, barberry, bilberry, cherry, dandelion and mint.


Popularity of this name

This name has been used all around the English speaking countries. In some areas this name is rare but in some countries Graham is one of the most common name. Presently one of the most popular names is Graham. This name’s highest popularity ranking of 176 was reached in 2015 with 2377 occurrences. The least number of babies named Graham was less than 5, most recently in 1901.


Famous people named Graham

As you know, famous namesakes have positive impact on name’s popularity. The name Graham is also influenced by well known people. Famous namesakes are :

Billy Graham who was an American musician.

Ashley Graham who is an American plus size model

Lindsey Graham who was the United States Senator from South California.

Katherine Graham who was an American newspaper publisher

Stedman Graham who is an Educator

As you can see, Graham is used as a surname all around the world; but this does not mean that the name Graham should be underestimated as a given name.


Names similar to the name Graham

If you want to select a name that is similar to the name Graham, we have a list here; take a look at the list bellow and find the best one for your new born baby.

Graves, Grantley, Grady, Graye, Granvill, Graidy, Granvil and Grantland

The names mentioned are most suitable names also for your next baby ad Graham’s siblings.

Also the names that have same meaning as Garanam, are

Gram, Martinek, Martin, Graeme, Marco, Cadda and Martinez

In conclusion, if you are interested in the names mentioned and the names with the meaning of the name Graham, you can easily select one of the names above.

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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Graham?
The origin of the name Graham is English.
*️⃣ How many people are named Graham?
Almost 46000 people are named Graham.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Graham?
The names of Heidi, Hattie, Heidy, Hadi, Huda