Hyman is the surname of:
* Alan Hyman author and screenwriter
* Alan Hyman, property lawyer
* Albert Hyman (1893 - 1972), co-inventor of the artificial pacemaker
* Dick Hyman (born 1927), American jazz pianist/keyboardist and composer
* Flora ("Flo") Jean Hyman (1954 – 1986), American volleyball player and Olympic silver medalist
* James Hyman (born 1970), British DJ and music supervisor
* Jeffry Hyman (1951 – 2001), birth name of punk rock singer/songwriter Joey Ramone
* John Adams Hyman (1840 - 1891), born a slave, later became Congressman for North Carolina
* Libbie Hyman (1888 – 1969), American zoologist
* Marc Hyman, Hollywood film writer
* Mark Hyman (link to disambiguation page)
* Misty Hyman (born 1979), American swimmer and Olympic gold medalist
* Phyllis Hyman (1949 - 1995), American soul singer, model and actress
* Ray Hyman (born 1928), Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Oregon
* Rob Hyman (born 1950), American singer, songwriter, and producer
* Trina Schart Hyman (1939 - 2004), American illustrator of children's books
* Robin Hyman, chief executive of publishing company Unwin Hyman; see Allen & Unwin
* Ben Zion Hyman (1891 - 1984), a Canadian-Jewish bookseller

Hyman is the given name of:
* Hyman Minsky (1919-1996), US economist who studied financial crises
* Hyman George Rickover (1900 – 1986), US Navy Admiral
* Hyman Roth, a fictional character in "The Godfather" series of books and films

ee also

* Chayyim, the basis for this name
* Heyman
* Hymen
* USS "Hyman G. Rickover" (SSN-709), a Los Angeles-class submarine of the US Navy

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  • Hyman — m Jewish: altered form of HYAM (SEE Hyam), influenced by the common Yiddish name element man man. Variant: Hymen (altered form, perhaps under the influence of Hymen in Latin and Greek, which was the name of the god of marriage) …   First names dictionary

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  • Hyman's Book and Art Shoppe — Hyman s Book and Art Shoppe, 1926 1971, was widely known in the Jewish community as Hyman s Bookstore. It was an important part of the early history of Spadina Avenue in Toronto, as well as the early Jewish community of Toronto. The store was… …   Wikipedia

  • Hyman Roth — (1891 1959) is a fictional character, based heavily on real life gangster Meyer LanskyFact|date=July 2008, who plays a pivotal role in the film The Godfather Part II. He was portrayed by Lee Strasberg, a well respected acting teacher, in one of… …   Wikipedia

  • Hyman Minsky — (23 septembre 1919, Chicago ; 24 octobre 1996) est un économiste américain s inscrivant dans le courant de pensée post keynésienne. Il est connu pour ses études portant sur les crises financières et leur lien avec le cycle économique. Sans… …   Wikipédia en Français