Meaning and Origin of: Lam

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Vietnamese : Full understanding, knowledge

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Chinese : variant of Lin 1.
  • Chinese : variant of Lan.
  • Vietnamese (Lâm) : unexplained.
  • Dutch and North German : from a short form of the personal nameLambert.
  • Danish : nickname for a gentle person, from Old Norse lamb ‘lamb’, or possibly for a lame man, Old Norselami.