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Gender: M Origin of Hume: Scottish variation of Holmes Meaning of Holmes: English, "from the island in the river"

Distinguished actor Hume Cronyn (who shared his father's name) put this unusual choice in the lexicon.

Famous People Named Hume

Hume Cronyn, Canadian/American actor
John Hume, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
David Hume, Scottish philosopher

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