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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hyrum

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  • According to a user from Arizona, United States, the name Hyrum is of Hebrew origin and means "My brother is exalted".

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Wiktionary

Related to Hiram?

  1. A city in Cache County, Utah, United States.
  2. A male given name associated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Notable Persons Named Hyrum

Hyrum was born in 1888. Hyrum is also known as Hieryonymous Konrad Popp. He breathed his last breath in 1939.

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Hyrum Rex Lee was a Governor of American Samoa. Hyrum was born on April 8th, 1910 in Rigby, Idaho. He breathed his last breath on July 26th, 2001.

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Hyrum was born on July 8th, 1879 in South Jordan, Utah. He left this life on February 4th, 1932.

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Hyrum was born in 1877. He left this life in 1956.

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How popular is the baby name Hyrum in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 0 5
1881 7 0 7
1883 9 0 9
1884 8 0 8
1885 7 0 7
1886 6 0 6
1887 6 0 6
1888 9 0 9
1899 5 0 5
1902 6 0 6
1910 5 0 5
1911 5 0 5
1912 9 0 9
1913 13 0 13
1914 11 0 11
1915 14 0 14
1916 8 0 8
1917 20 0 20
1918 21 0 21
1919 11 0 11
1920 10 0 10
1921 19 0 19
1922 10 0 10
1923 12 0 12
1924 12 0 12
1925 12 0 12
1926 11 0 11
1927 8 0 8
1928 18 0 18
1929 12 0 12
1930 5 0 5
1931 5 0 5
1932 5 0 5
1933 9 0 9
1934 10 0 10
1935 6 0 6
1936 6 0 6
1937 7 0 7
1938 8 0 8
1939 8 0 8
1940 5 0 5
1941 9 0 9
1942 8 0 8
1943 9 0 9
1945 6 0 6
1952 8 0 8
1954 6 0 6
1955 11 0 11
1956 7 0 7
1957 5 0 5
1958 5 0 5
1961 7 0 7
1962 6 0 6
1967 9 0 9
1968 7 0 7
1970 10 0 10
1971 10 0 10
1972 9 0 9
1973 8 0 8
1974 10 0 10
1975 20 0 20
1976 11 0 11
1977 21 0 21
1978 21 0 21
1979 27 0 27
1980 33 0 33
1981 16 0 16
1982 20 0 20
1983 26 0 26
1984 26 0 26
1985 16 0 16
1986 18 0 18
1987 15 0 15
1988 14 0 14
1989 24 0 24
1990 20 0 20
1991 18 0 18
1992 20 0 20
1993 15 0 15
1994 34 0 34
1995 32 0 32
1996 51 0 51
1997 51 0 51
1998 43 0 43
1999 49 0 49
2000 59 0 59
2001 84 0 84
2002 78 0 78
2003 91 0 91
2004 102 0 102
2005 102 0 102
2006 109 0 109
2007 123 0 123
2008 113 0 113
2009 107 0 107
2010 76 0 76
2011 100 0 100
2012 104 0 104
2013 112 0 112
2014 99 0 99
2015 96 0 96
2016 115 0 115
2017 88 0 88

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Popularity of Hyrum as a first name

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Common last names for Hyrum

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jensen
  • Hansen
  • Nelson
  • Davis

Fun Facts about the name Hyrum

  • How Popular is the name Hyrum? Hyrum is the 5,283rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Hyrum have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,932 babies born with the first name Hyrum in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hyrum to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hyrum? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hyrum first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hyrum is Saturday, January 7th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Hyrum born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hyrum was in 2007 with a total of 123 babies.
  • Random Hyrum Factoid: According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hyrum ranks 94th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Utah. Imagine that, 13 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 1918.
  • Weird things about the name Hyrum: Your name in reverse order is Muryh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hmury. How do you pronounce that?

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