Seumas Name Meaning and Origin

Seumas is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew, Scottish’ origin. The baby name Seumas means “Following After”.


Seumas Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew, Scottish”



Seumas is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “SHAE + mus”


Seumas Name Meaning:

Seumas is a Scottish variant of James. James is ultimately derived from Jacob. This is derived from the Hebrew words ‘Yahweh’, which means ‘God’, and ‘aqeb’, which means ‘heel’. Jacob is derived from the Hebrew name ‘Yaakov’, which means ‘following after’.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Seumas Milne, British journalist and author;

Seumas O’Kelly, Irish novelist and playwright;

Seumas O’Sullivan, Irish poet and editor;

Seumas MacManus, Irish folklorist, poet and playwright




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