US Popularity:254
Other Origin(s):Scottish
Meaning:Gravel area; Gray homestead
Graham is a boy’s name with noticeably British roots, much like Jasper, Simon, and Trevor. A popular Scottish surname, Graham actually came from the English town Grantham, which translates to “gravel area” or “gray homestead.” The name Graham became better known in the 12th century through the Anglo-Norman land baron William de Graham, and it has been on the name charts for more than 100 years. Smooth and sophisticated, Graham is a classic choice for baby.

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  • Otto Graham
    Football Player

Graham Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Graham is currently #532 on The Bump
Boy:Graham is currently #150 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Graham is currently #254 in U.S. births
Boy:Graham is currently #93 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 29
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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