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About the name Adam in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, French, English, Arabic, Czech, Polish, Russian
Topics:Phonetic alphabet NY
US 2015 rank:#73     ... 71:Nolan, 72:Parker, 73:Adam, 74:Chase, 75:Jace ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Ádám, Ada, Adah, Adama, Adamo, Adan, Adán, Adem, Aram, Aram     Details
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About Adam/Adamina, the group of names with the same origin as Adam

Meaning/translation:man
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:origin not known for sure, maybe from Hebrew adam (red)
 in the Bible Adam is the first human and thus the father of all humankind
 because God made Adam from earth the Bible makes a word play with Hebrew adamah (red earth)
 in Hebrew Adam is not used as a name but is the word for earth
Words:adamah = the red earth  Hebrew
 adam = the man, the human being  Hebrew
 adom = red  Hebrew
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Adam Paris 2015,  4:Ádám Hungary 2015,  25:Adem Turkey 2013,  286:Adan USA 2004,  472:Adama France 2002
Name variants:Adamina, Adamine, Adam, Ádám, Adama, Adamo, Adan, Adán, Adem   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Adam

SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2015 40,  2014 46,  2013 43,  2012 55,  2011 49,  2010 33,  2009 47,  2008 35,  2007 35,  2006 32,  2005 32,  2004 38,  2003 222002 34,  2001 34
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2015 58,  2014 55,  2013 37,  2012 322011 60,  2010 46,  2009 43,  2008 47
England+WalesGraph2015 38,  2014 39,  2013 40,  2012 39,  2011 38,  2010 39,  2009 34,  2008 32,  2007 26,  2006 26,  2005 26,  2004 24,  2003 17,  2002 17,  2001 172000 20,  1999 20,  1998 21
IrelandGraph2015 6,  2014 6,  2013 6,  2012 6,  2011 7,  2010 7,  2009 7,  2008 7,  2007 6,  2006 4,  2005 3,  2004 4,  2003 3,  2002 3,  2001 32000 4,  1999 5,  1998 5
ScotlandGraph2015 20,  2014 16,  2013 20,  2012 16,  2011 19,  2010 18,  2009 19,  2008 19,  2007 14,  2006 11,  2005 13,  2004 14,  2003 112002 15,  2001 12,  2000 19,  1999 20,  1998 26
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 60,  1990-1999 39,  1980-1989 221970-1979 36,  1960-1969 137
USA prevalence 1990 69
USA yearlyGraph2015 73,  2014 79,  2013 82,  2012 82,  2011 81,  2010 81,  2009 74,  2008 72,  2007 65,  2006 64,  2005 64,  2004 58,  2003 58,  2002 55,  2001 51,  2000 45,  1999 44,  1998 45,  1997 39,  1996 39,  1995 38,  1994 381993 39
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