What does Lyam mean?
Lyam /lyam/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Lyam is "determined protector". Lyam is an alternate form of Liam (Old German): Irish Gaelic transcription of William. Compare surname Lam.
VariationsKreatif forms: Lyambe, Lyammie, Lyammo. [more]
How popular is Lyam?
Lyam is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Lyam is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Liam (#2 the previous year) is the only prominent alternative form of Lyam (unlisted). This boy name is at the apex of its popularity today (usage of 0.998%). Liam (#2) is the most chic boy name among these. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Lyam and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)