Chaim: baby boy name meaning and popularity


"Chaim" is the Hebrew word for "life," and the bearer of this name is said to have a lifetime of good health. We predict lots of off-the-chart growth and great well-baby checkups for your little Chaim. As long as he doesn't bite his pediatrician, that is.


Chaim is not a very easy name to nickname.

Famous people named Chaim:

Novelist/rabbi Chaim Potok; actor Chaim Topol; painter Chaim Soutine.

Fun fact:

The world knows him as Kiss bassist Gene Simmons, but his birth name is Chaim Witz.

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