Lynam Family History
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Lynam Name Meaning
English: habitational name from places in Devon, Oxfordshire, and Wiltshire named Lynam, from Old English lin ‘flax’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’. Irish: English surname adopted as an equivalent of Gaelic Ó Laidhghneáin (see Linehan).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lynch, Byam, Lynn, Linam, Lyne, Lyng, Lynum, Lyman, Tynan, Luna