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Wyman

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
11k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Wyman mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Wyman

User Submitted Origins

Celtic
50%
English
25%
Slang
25%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Wyman means "Warrior".
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Notable Persons Named Wyman

Notable Persons Named Wyman

Wyman Wong

Wyman Wong is a cantopop lyricist. Wyman was born on May 21st, 1969.

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Wyman Ford

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Wyman Bradbury Seavy Moor

Wyman Bradbury Seavy Moor was a Maine Attorney General. His career lasted from 1848 to 1848. Wyman was born on November 11th, 1811 in Waterville, Maine. He breathed his last breath on March 10th, 1869.

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Wyman W. Webb

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Wyman Woods Guin

Wyman was born on March 1st, 1915. He breathed his last breath on February 19th, 1989.

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Wyman Spooner

Wyman was born on July 2nd, 1795 in Hardwick, Massachusetts. He passed away on November 18th, 1877.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Wyman

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wyman

Jane Wyman

Jane Wyman was an actress, singer, and dancer. She was most prominent from 1932 to 1993. Jane was given the name Sarah Jane Mayfield on January 5th, 1917 in Saint Joseph, Missouri, U.S. She passed away on September 10th, 2007.

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Bill Wyman

Bill Wyman is a rock music, blues, and jazz musician. He plays Framus, Vox (musical equipment), Fender Mustang Bass, Ampeg, and Gibson EB-3. His career lasted from 1960 to 1993. Bill was given the name William George Perks, Jr. on October 24th, 1936 in Lewisham, London, England. Bill is also known as William George Wyman and Lee Wyman.

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Patricia Wyman

Patricia was born in 1972. She died on April 18th, 1996.

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Phil Wyman

Phil was born on February 1st, 1945 in Hollywood.

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Nancy Wyman

Nancy Wyman is an 88th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, Comptroller of Connecticut, and Connecticut State Comptroller. Nancy was born on April 21st, 1946 in Brooklyn.

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Kim Wyman

Kim Wyman is a 15th Secretary of State of Washington. Kim was born on July 15th, 1962 in California.

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  • Oliver Wyman
    Voice Acting
  • J.H. Wyman
    Writer
  • Louis C. Wyman
    Senator
  • Loraine Wyman
    Musician
  • Willard G. Wyman
  • Helen Wyman
  • Walter Wyman
    Office Holder
  • J.T. Wyman
    Hockey Player
  • A. U. Wyman
    Banker

Common last names for Wyman

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Williams
  • Wilson
  • Hill
  • Hall
  • Anderson
  • Rogers

Common first names for Wyman

  • William
  • Mary
  • John
  • Charles
  • Robert
  • George
  • Ruth
  • Margaret
  • Helen
  • James
  • Richard
  • Donald
  • Harold
  • Edward
  • Arthur
  • Walter

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wyman U.S.
  White 91.37% 64.26%
  African American 3.13% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.81% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.89% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.40% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wyman

People with the last name Wyman are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Wyman

  • How Popular is the name Wyman? Wyman is the 5,343rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Wyman was the 3,265th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wyman have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,029 babies born with the first name Wyman in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wyman to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wyman? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Wyman first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wyman is Wednesday, September 27th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Wyman born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wyman was in 1922 with a total of 63 babies.
  • Random Wyman Factoid: According to the 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wyman is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name in 1931.
  • Weird things about the name Wyman: The name spelled backwards is Namyw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Mnawy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wyman? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,051 people with the last name Wyman.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wyman? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Wyman as their last name.
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