Amos: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Amos

A Hebrew name meaning "carried," which is completely accurate considering your little Amos will be carried for a long time. Even into early childhood, where he will proclaim himself "too tired" to go on, approximately one and a half minutes into your walk.

Nicknames:

Ame.

Famous people named Amos:

Singer/songwriter Amos Lee; novelist Amos Oz; baseball players Amos Otis and Amos Rusie; writer, educator, and father of novelist Louisa May Alcott, Amos Alcott.

Fun fact:

Your little Amos's favorite brand of cookie will no doubt be Famous Amos, founded by Wally Amos.

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