What does Myriam mean?
How popular is Myriam?
Myriam is a very prominent first name for women (#1613 out of 4276, Top 38%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Myriam for girls. Myriam was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #745 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Mariam (#568 2 years ago), Maryam (#597), Mimi, Miriam (#305) and Mitzi are the prominent related forms of Myriam ranked in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Miyanna, are seldom used. These forms of Myriam were favored during 1950-1959 (average #735) and are almost as common today (#745, down 3.7%), but with the versions Mitzi and Myriam becoming less trendy. Miriam is more universally found than the rest, although Mariam seems to be gaining popularity too. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Myriam and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)