Liam is a name with Irish origins. The meaning of the name Liam is strong-willed warrior. It is a shortened form of William. Common nicknames include Lee and “L.”
Liam is an extremely popular name in the United States as well as abroad. It has consistently been in the top 10 names in the United States, ranking #2 in 2013 per the Social Secuirty Administration. Among BabyNames.com user lists, Liam is #1 on BabyNames.com’s most popular names of 2014.
Famous Liams include actors Liam Neeson and Liam Hemsworth. Liam Gallagher is the lead singer of the British band “Oasis.” Of note, Liam is a common name among soccer players, including Liam Brady, Liam Miller, and Liam Ridgewell, just to name a few. Fictional Liams include Liam Spencer from The Bold and the Beautiful and Liam Devlin from a series of spy thrillers by Jack Higgins.
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