US Popularity:27395
Other Origin(s):German, Swedish
Lyman is a male name of several origins without a known specific, including an English topographical name, a German forename, and a Swedish habitational name. It is believed the name was given to someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land. Lyman was a well-known name in the 18th and 19th centuries, with one American author in particular standing out above the rest. Lyman Frank Baum was a children's fantasy writer known for penning The Wonderful Wizard of Oz book series. Twenty years after Lyman passed, the 1939 adaptation of the first Oz book became a landmark of 20th-century cinema. Little Lyman would be thrilled to share a name with the writer of one of the world's most impactful and memorable books.

Lyman Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Lyman is currently #27395 in U.S. births
Boy:Lyman is currently #13361 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 6879
from 2022
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