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Name Meaning - Liam

Origin of the name Liam

Liam, of Scottish Gaelic origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.

People having the name Liam are in general originating from Australia, France, Germany, Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America.

For another variant of the name Liam across the world, see William.

Name meaning of Liam
  • Will
  • Helmeted
Numerology Interpretation
  • Name Number: 8
  • Interpretation: Outer, Body, Physical, Ambition, Power, Progress, Career, Success, Respect, Fame, Means, Karma
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History and Related Information

Irish: short form of Uilliam, Gaelic form of William.

Popularity of the given name

The name Liam is ranked on the 697ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.

We estimate that there are at least 383100 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.012% of the population.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name Liam has four characters. It means that it is relatively short-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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