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Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Irish, English
Pronounced Pron. PAR-am  [key]

Meaning & History

This name has been used amongst the Irish and English. This user's great grandmother came from Ireland and her maiden name was Parham. However, in English (London) it is a habitational name from places in Suffolk and Sussex, named in Old English with pere ‘pear’ + ham ‘homestead’.
Added 3/22/2014 by anonymous
Edited 5/5/2014 by Mike C