US Popularity:10343
Other Origin(s):Chinese, German, Irish
Meaning:Honest; Link, connect; Woods, forest; Mire, bog; Will helmet, resolute protection
Liem is a short, sweet masculine name with multiple meanings and origins to inspire your bundle of joy. Typically spelled Liêm in Vietnamese, it translates to “honest,” encouraging your little one to always be their true, genuine self. For a name that encourages baby to make friends and allies throughout their life, Liem can also be a variant of the Chinese surname Lian, meaning “link” or “connect.” For an earthier tone, Liem has roots in the Chinese name Lin, meaning “woods” or “forest,” and the German word lim, meaning “mire” or bog.” The world has plenty for baby to explore, and this name makes for a long-lasting reminder of that. In addition, Liem can serve as a fun spin on the Irish name Liam and the German name William, meaning “resolute protection” or “will helmet.” Whether baby is exploring the beauty of nature or working to make new connections with people, the name Liem can always make them feel protected.

Liem Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Liem is currently #10343 in U.S. births
Boy:Liem is currently #3630 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1176
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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