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The first name 

Lyann is a first name for girls.

Lyann – a very rare name!

Recently, the name Lyann has been given only a handful of times a year and is therefore particularly rare, at least in the US. In recent years, not even one girl in 100,000 has been named Lyann. That means that a girl named Lyann is exceptional and may not meet another person with the same name her whole life. If you polled the whole US population – children, adults and seniors – you’d find less than one in 10,000 to be named Lyann.

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name

Lyann -
once in a blue moon

Do you know the feeling when you go to the zoo and the animal that is supposed to be in the enclosure is not there? You know it should to be there, but you've never seen it? It's the same with Lyann. Girls named Lyann have made themselves scarce. But some parents got a taste for it many years ago: Reaching pos. 4,053 Lyann ranked higher than ever in 1953. By comparison, there have been 108 years in which the first name Lyann has not been given at all (or less than 5 times, which is the minimum number required for a name to be included in the statistics), most recently in 2021. In general, parents name their daughters Lyann only once in a blue moon, so girls and women with this name can consider themselves really special!

In years where the graph has no value, the name Lyann was given less than five times or even none at all in the entire USA.

Lyann in 2022 – a precious jewel

In 2022, Lyann continues to be a precious jewel: 5 newborns were named Lyann that year, ranking #13,280 in the SmartGenius name statistics. If your baby's name is Lyann, you must have a flair for beautiful and rare names: Congratulations, your child is sure to feel unique.

Lyann -
at home in

Meeting a woman or girl named Lyann is something really special. Out of all 50 states, women and girls named Lyann can be found in only : . No other state currently has residents named Lyann. However, we must admit that a given name is only included in a state’s official statistics if there are at least five people with that name living in that state – so it’s quite possible that there are still a few women and girls called Lyann living in one state or another (if your name is Lyann and you live outside of , we’d really appreciate it if you’d let us know so we can refine our statistics even further). Either way, the name is quite rare. The best chance of meeting a Lyann is in Texas, as there live more women and girls with this name in relation to the population than in any other state. But even here in Texas, only 0.00019% of all female residents are named Lyann – that’s just one in 533,596! And even in all these states combined there are only a total of 21 women with that name. So, if your name is Lyann, chances are you will never meet another woman with your beautiful first name.

Lyann has 5 letters 
and begins with an L

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter L is a particularly popular initial letter for girls' names – 6.8% of all common girls’ names in the US begin with this letter. By the way, the most common first letters for girls’ names are A and S.

With five letters, the name Lyann is comparatively short. In fact, 17.0% of all common first names in the US consist of exactly five letters. Only 7% of all first names are even shorter, while 75% have more than five letters. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

That means that with 6.8% of all girls' names that begin with an L, this first letter is much more common than the other letters on average. If you are now wondering which girls' name with L is the most common... the answer is Linda.

Other names with 
L, y, a, n and n

If you take all the letters in the name Lyann – L, y, a, n and n – and put them together again, you can form other names, such as Lanny or others.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Lyann

If your name is Lyann and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Lyann

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Lyann, you can simply say:






This is how the name Lyann is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Lyann in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.



You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Lyann

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Lyann is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.


Have you ever waved the name Lyann

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.


Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Lyann sounds like this: