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Lyric is a beautiful, musical name. It speaks to both those who love music and to those who are fans of the beautiful sound of poetry. Read on to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Lyric:

Greek: of the Lyre

Origin of the name Lyric:

Lyric is a mostly American name of Greek origin that means “of the lyre”.

Symbolism of the name Lyric:

Lyric tends to be a name that symbolizes poetic beauty, especially in regards to the way that a family feels about the birth of a daughter.

Style of the name Lyric:

Modern

Gender of the name Lyric:

Lyric is generally but not exclusively used as a name for baby girls.

Pronunciation of the name Lyric:

LEER-IK

Number of syllables in the name Lyric:

2

Emotion evoked from the name Lyric:

Lyric tends to evoke positive emotions in most, though some associate the name with a sense of melancholy.

Alternative spellings for the name Lyric:

  • Lyriq
  • Lyrick
  • Lyrik

Nicknames for the name Lyric:

Popularity of the name Lyric:

According to the Social Security Administration, Lyric last ranked on the list of the most popular baby names in the United States in 2021 as the 414th most popular name for baby girls. The name peaked in popularity in 2014 as the 271st most popular name for baby girls.

Related names for the name Lyric:

Great middle names for Lyric and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Lyric:

  • Lyric Ross (American actress)
  • Lyric Anderson (American actress)
  • Lyric Benson (American actress)

Lyrics in popular culture:

  • Lyric (character from Sonic Boom)
  • Lyric (character from Jason's Lyric)