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Scottish surname originating from a place Grantham in Lincolnshire, Old English grand "gravel" + hām "homestead".


  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɡɹeɪ.əm/, /ɡɹæm/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɡɹeɪ.əm/, /ɡɹæm/
  • Homophones: graham, gram
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -æm

Proper noun[edit]


  1. A Scottish surname and clan name.
  2. A male given name, transferred from the surname.
    Alexander Graham Bell (credited with inventing the first practical telephone; 'Graham' pronounced as /ˈɡɹeɪ.əm/)
  3. A census-designated place in Alabama.
  4. A city in Appling County, Georgia.
  5. An unincorporated community in Washington Township, Daviess County, Indiana in the United States.
  6. An unincorporated community in Fountain County, Indiana in the United States
  7. A census-designated place in Kentucky.
  8. A city in Missouri.
  9. A city in North Carolina, and the county seat of Alamance County.
  10. A city in Texas, and the county seat of Young County.
  11. A census-designated place in Washington.

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