Name: Hyman

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hyman

  • Meaning:
    Life
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (HIE man)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hyman

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Hyman may be a variant of the Hebrew Chaim, meaning "life", or its Yiddish variant.
    Hyman may also be taken as an Americanized variant of the surnames Heiman or Hayman.

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