Gender: Female Meaning of Lyric: "lyre" Origin of Lyric: Greek Lyric's Popularity in 2019: #367

Lyric Origin and Meaning

The name Lyric is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "lyre".

A musical name with Greek roots, appealing to parents who like such other names as Harmony, Melody, and Cadence.

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Rank in US: #367

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FictionWriterKate Says:


I named a character Lyric, and she's based on my friend Cadence xD

xNameNerd Says:


I've always loved this name.

paulapuddephatt Says:


The description compares this to Cadence, Harmony and Melody, but Cadence is beautiful, and the other two are okay. This is just taking the theme too far, I guess. It starts to feel as though people are making up new names for the sake of it.

Nozomi Says:


Lyric is a beautiful name and I love music so thats nice.

KassemJ Says:


Welp, all I can say about this is:

GuineapigGirl15 Says:


This sounds like a nice name.It sounds like a normal name if you don't think of songs and stuff. But if you think of the name as in songs,then it sounds sweet and sorta unique.

indiefendi2 Says:


That's the name of an epilepsy medication....

TaliaCat Says:


I much, much prefer LYRICA

csd267 Says:


I met a little girl on the metro once named Lyric. She was so adorable! She really warmed me up to the name.

raevynstar Says:


A good name. Lyrica, although pretty, is a medicine in my country, so that's out.