What does Lyall mean?
Lyall /ly-all/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Lyall is "wolf". Scottish surname.
Lyall has 1 variant: Lyell.more]
How popular is Lyall?
Lyall is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#17395 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Lyle is the only prominent varying form of Lyall (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. This boy name reached the top of its popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.833%) and is now significantly less widespread, with Lyle becoming less trendy. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Lyall and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)