Name
ADAM

Name ADAM

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 1,084,656 births of Adam in the countries below, which represents an average of 7,638 births of children bearing the first name Adam per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 20,673 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Adam   
In Italiano Nome Adam   
Available variants : Adám , Adàm , Adâm , Ádám , Àdàm , Âdam , Ãdam
Variation : Addam


Information about the first name Adam

The first name Adam is listed in our categories :The first name Adam has been assigned to:
99.92% to boys
0.08% to girls
The country where the first name Adam is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Adam

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Adam : Adma, Amad, Amda, Dama, Maad, Mada

Anacyclics of the first name Adam

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Adam: Mada

Adam in Japanese *

Romajiadamu
Katakanaアダム
Hiraganaあだむ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Adam in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Adam

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Adam, from Old English Adam, from Latin Adam, Adamus, from Ancient Greek Ἀδάμ (Adám), Ἄδαμος (Ádamos), from Biblical Hebrew אָדָם‎ (adam, “earth, man, soil, light brown”), from אדמה‎ (adamah, “red earth, ground”).
Anagrams src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈæ.dəm/
  • (General American) IPA(key): [ˈæɾm̩], [ˈæɾəm]
  • Homophone: atom (accents with flapping)
Proper noun (Alternative forms) src :
  • (English surname): Adams
  • (Scottish surname): Adams, McAdam, McAdams, McCaw, MacAdam, MacAdams, MacCaw
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Ādāmus, Ādām, from Ancient Greek Ἀδάμ (Adám), Ἄδαμος (Ádamos), from Biblical Hebrew אָדָם‎ (adam).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /aˈdaːm/, /ˈadam/
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • English: Adam
  • Scots: Adam, Aidam
FR French
Anagrams src :
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /a.dɑ̃/
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m
  • Adam (biblical figure)
  • a diminutive of the male given names Adanet, Adenot, Adnet, or Adnot
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • ne connaître ni d’Ève ni d’Adam
  • pomme d’Adam
  • tenue d’Adam
General
Noun src :
  • Adam m (invariable)
  • (informal) ecstasy (drug)
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m
  • Archaic form of Adán (“biblical figure”).
ES Spanish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /aˈdam/ [aˈð̞ãm]
  • Rhymes: -am
  • Syllabification: A‧dam
Slovak
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m anim (genitive singular Adama, nominative plural Adamovia, genitive plural Adamov, declension pattern of chlap)
  • Adam (biblical figure)
  • a male given name
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Aduš
  • Ado
  • Adamko
  • Adko
Polish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈa.dam/
  • Rhymes: -adam
  • Syllabification: A‧dam
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m pers (diminutive Adaś)
  • Adam (biblical figure)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Adam
Icelandic
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • adamsepli
  • Adam og Eva
SE Swedish
Interjection src :
  • Adam
  • The letter "A" in the Swedish spelling alphabet
Proper noun src :
  • Adam c (genitive Adams)
  • Adam (biblical figure)
  • a male given name. Pet form: Adde
Turkish
Etymology src :
  • From Ottoman Turkish آدم‎, from Arabic آدَم‎ (ʔādam), from Proto-Semitic *ʾadm-; cognates with Hebrew אָדָם‎ (âdâm), Akkadian 𒁁𒈪 (adamu), Ugaritic 𐎀𐎄𐎎 (ảdm).
Noun src :
  • adam (definite accusative adamı, plural adamlar)
  • human
  • man (adult human male)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɑˈdɑm/
  • Hyphenation: a‧dam
Proper noun src :
  • Adam
  • a male given name
Noun (Antonyms) src :
  • (Homo sapiens): hayvan, uzaylı
  • (man): kadın
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • beniadem
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • (human): insan
  • (man): erkek
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic Адамъ (Adamŭ).
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m
  • a male given name
  • a surname
  • A village in Drăgușeni, Galați, Romania
Latin
Alternative forms src :
  • Ādāmus
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈaː.daːm/, [ˈäːd̪äːm]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈa.dam/, [ˈäːd̪äm]
Proper noun src :
  • Ādām m (variously declined, genitive Ādām or Ādae); indeclinable, first declension
  • Adam (Biblical figure)
  • (New Latin) a male given name, equivalent to English Adam
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • Indeclinable noun or first-declension noun (nominative/vocative singular in -ām).
IT Italian
Etymology src :
  • Alteration of MDMA.
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Middle Dutch Adam, from Latin Ādām, from Ancient Greek Ἀδάμ (Adám), from Hebrew אָדָם‎ (“Adam”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈaː.dɑm/
  • Hyphenation: Adam
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • adamsappel
  • adamskostuum
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • From Hebrew אָדָם‎ (adam, “earth, man, soil, light brown”).
Proper noun src :
  • Adam
  • Adam (biblical figure)
  • a male given name
DE German
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin Adam, from Ancient Greek Ἀδάμ (Adám), from Hebrew אָדָם‎ (ʾāḏām, “man, soil, light brown”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈaːdam/
CZ Czech
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Hebrew אָדָם‎ (adam, “earth, man, soil, light brown”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈadam]
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m anim (diminutive Adámek or Damek or Áďa)
  • Adam (biblical figure)
  • a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Adam
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Etymology src :
  • From the name of Adam in the book of Genesis.
Anagrams src :
Noun src :
  • adam m (definite singular adamen, indefinite plural adamar, definite plural adamane)
  • (metonymically) man
  • Coordinate term: eva
  • (figuratively) original sin or human frailty
  • Synonym: arvesynd
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • adamsdrakt f
  • adamsnatur f
  • adamsslekt f
  • adamsætt f
  • den gamle adam
  • den nye adam
  • i adams drakt
NO Norwegian Bokmål
Noun src :
  • adam
  • Certain properties of a person, often derived from the biblical story
  • Den gamle adam (“sinful human nature”, literally “the old adam”)
  • Adams drakt or adamsdrakt (“to be naked”, literally “Adam's costume”)
  • Used in sayings and proverbs
  • Hvor lenge var Adam i paradis? (“Happiness is often short-lived”, literally “How long was Adam in Paradise?”)
Scots
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Adam, from Latin Ādāmus, Ādām, from Ancient Greek Ἀδάμ (Adám).
Alternative forms src :
  • Aidam
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈadəm/
Maltese
Etymology src :
  • From Sicilian Adamu, Addamu and/or Italian Adamo, both from Latin Ādāmus, from Ancient Greek Ἀδάμ (Adám), from Hebrew אָדָם‎ (āḏām). All religious names (though not all religious words) in Maltese are borrowings from Romance. The inherited form from Arabic آدَم‎ (ʔādam) would be *Iedem, which is preserved in bniedem (“human being”, literally “son of Adam”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /aˈdaːm/
  • Rhymes: -aːm
Proper noun src :
  • Adam m
  • Adam
 

Popularity of the name Adam

Number of ADAM births per year

Total births of Adam by country

Births with the first name Adam
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
567,221
622
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
99,745
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
76,369
114
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
67,745
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
47,837
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
45,359
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
35,509
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
18,048
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
17,912
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
14,485
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
12,724
25
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
10,279
21
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
9,170
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
8,059
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
7,792
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
7,367
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
7,043
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
6,018
45
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
5,383
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
4,867
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
3,758
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
3,457
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
2,680
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
2,013
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
1,587
0
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
842
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
214
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
196
0
HRCroatia
2018 - 2022
82
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
56
0
ISIceland
2016 - 2021
12
0

Total births of Adam by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Adam
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
3,620
0
PLPoland
2022
3,348
0
FRFrance
2022
3,212
8
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
2,020
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
1,367
0
DEGermany
2022
900
0
SKSlovakia
2022
851
0
ESSpain
2021
818
0
ITItaly
2021
612
1
SESweden
2022
552
0
BEBelgium
2022
510
0
NLNetherlands
2022
508
0
ONOntario
2019
438
0
QCQuebec
2022
369
0
AUAustralia
2022
247
0
IEIreland
2022
230
0
NONorway
2022
215
0
ATAustria
2021
193
0
DKDenmark
2022
187
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
160
0
ABAlberta
2022
97
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
65
0
SISlovenia
2022
62
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
55
0
CLChili
2021
22
0
ARArgentina
2015
6
0

Comments on the name Adam

Personalities with the first name Adam

There are 904 personalities with the first name Adam


Adam Smith
src

Great britain
Writer Economist French moralist University teacher Publisher Philosopher Non-fiction writer


Henryk Sienkiewicz
(Henryk Adam Aleksander Pius Sienkiewicz) src

Poland
Screenwriter Writer Journalist Novelist


Adam Mickiewicz
(Adam Bernard Mickiewicz) src

Russian empire
Poet


Adam Sandler
(Adam Richard Sandler) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Writer Composer Singer Comedian Television producer Musician Guitarist Executive producer Voice actor Film producer Television actor Film actor


Adam Levine
(Adam Noah Levine) src

United states of america
Actor Composer Singer Singer-songwriter Television producer Musician Guitarist Television actor Film actor


Adam Riess
src

United states of america
Astronomer Professor Physicist Astrophysicist


Calvin Harris
(Adam Richard Wiles) src

Scotland
Disc jockey Singer Record producer Singer-songwriter Public figure Songwriter Manufacturer


Jesse Eisenberg
src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Stage actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


John Belushi
(John Adam Belushi) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Writer Comedian Musician Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Adam Lambert
(Adam Mitchel Lambert) src

United states of america
Actor Singer Record producer Singer-songwriter Musician Lyricist Stage actor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Adam
Full list of personalities with the first name Adam

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Adam

There are 7440 actors and actresses with the first name Adam
Adam James Sanderson
Adam Hrdy
Adam Root
Adam Loughran
Adam Stevenson
Adam Winstanley
Adam Zdrójkowski
Adam Kajumi
Adam Denomme
Adam Gobble
Adam Karofsky
Adam Starks
Adam Misík
Adam Emery
Adam Irigoyen
Adam Mcdowell
Adam Tyk
Adam Hardy
Adam Brauer
Adam S. Shen
Adam Hersko
Adam Graber
Adam Cabral
Adam Stepnicki
Adam Riancho
Adam Smith
Adam Suing
Adam Sklar
Adam Wietrzynski
Adam Taylor Gordon

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Adam
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Adam

Rankings of first name ADAM by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#3CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#3SK Slovakia2022
#5BE Belgium2022
#7SE Sweden2022
#9FR France2022
#12PL Poland2022
#14NL Netherlands2022
#16QC Quebec2022
#16ON Ontario2019
#19AB Alberta2022
#22NO Norway2022
#22IE Ireland2022
#30SI Slovenia2022
#36DK Denmark2022
#37CH Switzerland2021
#42ES Spain2021
#44GB United Kingdom2021
#45BC British Columbia2022
#50AT Austria2021
#54DE Germany2022
#63IT Italy2021
#81AU Australia2022
#85NZ New Zealand2022
#97US United State of America2022
#321CL Chili2021
#524AR Argentina2015
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#3638FR France2022
#21435IT Italy2021