Given Name CHAYYIM

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Hebrew
OTHER SCRIPTS: חַיִּים (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: KHAH-yeem   [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Hebrew word חַיִּים (chayyim) meaning "life". It has been used since medieval times.
VARIANTS: Chaim, Chayim, Haim, Hayim, Hayyim, Hyam
FEMININE FORM: Chaya
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hyman, Hymie (Yiddish)