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What does Lyam mean?

Lyam Pronunciation of Lyam 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 variation of William.


ASSOCIATED WITH determined (faithful), protector (defender)




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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. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Lyam was first listed in 2012 and reached its peak position of #1404 in the U.S. in 2017, and is currently at #1428. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lyam name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lyam outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Liam (#1 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) is the only other prominent alternative form of Lyam (#1428). These forms of Lyam were favored as birth names today (ADOPTION OF 1.11%). Liam is the most chic boy name among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lyam, Liam in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Liam outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lyam is pronounced similarly to Lem. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Adam, Aram, Azam, Bram, Byram, Cam, Cram, Elam, Gram, Ham, Hyram, Isam, Kam, Kram, La-, Lad, Lea, Loyal, Lyall, Lyle, Lyn, Lynn, Lyon, Noam, Ram, Sam and Tam. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lyam.

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