First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Chayim

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Alt. Meaning

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

Fun Facts about the name Chayim

  • How Popular is the name Chayim? Chayim is the 36,168th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Chayim have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 103 babies born with the first name Chayim in the United States. That's more than enough people named Chayim to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Chayim? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Chayim first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Chayim is Monday, May 30th, 1927.
  • What year had the most people named Chayim born? The highest recorded use of the first name Chayim was in 2016 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Random Chayim Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Chayim is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Chayim: Your name in reverse order is Miyahc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cmhayi. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Chayim born Jan 6, 1931

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of North of Latin America approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).