Other Origin(s):British
Meaning:Holly; Islands in the river
Hume is an impressive masculine name of Scottish and Middle English origin. Meaning “holly” or “islands in the river,” this surname-turned-first name has a very elemental and intrinsic feeling to it. A variant of Holmes, Hume also has a wealth of untapped potential and is sure to help baby navigate even the harshest of waters in life. With a name like this, baby is sure to feel connected to both their heritage and the world around them. You might also recognize this name from Scottish philosopher David Hume, or the fictional character Desmond Hume from the TV show Lost.
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