Type Surname (from given name)
Usage German

Meaning & History

Derived from the given name Abraham. A famous bearer of this surname was the German composer Johannes Brahms (1833-1897).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesIbrahimović(Bosnian) Abrahamsen, Brams(Danish) Abraham, Abrahams, Braam(Dutch) Abraham, Abrahams, Abrahamson, Abram, Abrams, Abramson(English) Abraham(French) Abrami, Abramo(Italian) Abraham, Abrahams, Abrahamson, Abrams, Avraham, Bramson(Jewish) Abrahamsen, Abramsen(Norwegian) Ebrahimi(Persian) Abraham(Spanish) Abrahamsson, Abramsson(Swedish)


Entry updated June 13, 2019