What is the meaning of the name Amos?

The name Amos is primarily a male name of Hebrew origin that means Burdened.

Amos is both a given name and surname. It is the name of a prophet in the Old Testament and his book of writings dates from the 8th century BC.

While used in various countries, the name has historically been most common in the United States in the beginning of the 20th century. 

Famous bearers: Tori Amos, singer. Amos & Andy, old-time radio show. Amos Diggory, character from Harry Potter. 


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Atticus, Asher, Gideon, Declan, Benjamin, Tobias, Isaac, Hazel, Charlotte, Iris, Nora, Evelyn, Ruby, Adelaide

Names like Amos:

Annissa, Annis, Annick, Annice, Anneke, Anja, Anisa, Anika, Angus, Angie, Anais, Aneko, Amish, Anise, Anoush, Anoki, Annika, Annica, Ames, Anouk, Anik, Anang, Amisquew, Anshu, Anzu, Amasai, Amancio, Anamika, Aneska, Anke

Stats for the Name Amos

checkmark Amos is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Amos is currently #603 in U.S. births

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