"hot, warm"

Ham Origin and Meaning

The name Ham is boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "hot, warm".
Along with Shem and Japheth, a son of Noah with a name that's almost never used -- for more obvious reasons than those of his brothers.

Ham Popularity

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Famous People Named Ham

  • HamBiblical son of Noah
  • Noel Hamilton "Ham" LambertIrish cricketer and rugby union player

Ham in Pop Culture

  • Tabernacles of Hamsee Psalm 78:51
  • Ham Peggottycharacter in David Copperfield
  • Theodore Marley "Ham" Brookscharacter in the Doc Savage series
  • Henry "Ham" Mackcharacter on TV's "Andi Mack"
  • Ham the Weather Wizardcharacter in The Badger comics
  • Hamminor character on TV's "The Simpsons," nicknamed for his love of ham radio
  • Ham the Chimpfirst hominid in outer space
  • HAMIcelandic rock band
  • Hamcut of pork