Lam

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Cantonese (lam4).

Proper noun[edit]

Lam (plural Lams)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Lam is the 611st most common surname in the United States, belonging to 55554 individuals. Lam is most common among Asian/Pacific Islander (87.99%) individuals.

Anagrams[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Romanization of Cantonese (lam4)

Proper noun[edit]

Lam

  1. A Filipino-Chinese surname of Cantonese origin.

Statistics[edit]

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Lam is the 1,559th most common surname in the Philippines, occurring at 6,896 individuals.