Meaning and name origin
Liann \li(a)-nn\ as a girl's name is of French origin, and the meaning of Liann is "to twine around". Liann is a variant of Liana (French): name of a vine common to tropical rain forests. A given name which is only scarcely used.
Liann is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Liann and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Liana (#582). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Liann is also pronounced similarly to Lane, Leann▼, Leanne▼, Leeann▼, Leianne, Liahne, Lin, Linn, Louann▼, Luane, Luann▼, Luanne▼ and Lynn▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Diann▼, Lana▲, Lani, Lanna, Lanny, Leana, Leanna▼, Leiana, Liahna, Lianna, Liannah, Lina▼, Linna, Luana, Luanna and Riann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Liann.