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What does Bryon mean?

Bryon [bry-on] as a name for boys. Bryon's root is English, and the meaning of Bryon is "high, noble". Bryon is a variant form, with the suffix -yon, of Brian (Celtic, Irish, Gaelic): could also mean "strength". Bryon is also a variation of Bryan (English).

Associated with: high (great), noble.


Bryon has 4 variants: Brain, Brien, Brion and Bryen.

Bryon has 6 more alternative forms via Brian, Bryan: Bri, Briano, Briant, Bryant, Brye and Bryent.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Broon, Bryben, ..

(female) Brydyn, Bryonni, ..

How popular is Bryon?

Bryon is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#617 out of 1220, Top 51%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#54522 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the baby name history of Bryon for boys. Bryon was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #411 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bryon name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bryon outside U.S.

Below is a graphed comparison of the history of the boy name Bryon and corresponding names. Brain, Brian (#168 a year ago), Brien, Brion, Bryan (#148) and Bryant (#581) are the prominent varying forms of Bryon. Other variants, like Briant, are seldom used. These forms of Bryon reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 2.46%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.3%, 88%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bryon, Brain, Brian, Brien, Brion in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bryan, Bryant in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brian outside U.S.

Similar Names


Bryon is alike in pronunciation to Bran, Brann, Bren, Brenn, Bron, Brown, Bruin and Bryn. Other recommended names are Ardon, Arion, Armon, Arnon, Aron, Arron, Arvon, Aryon, Bardon, Baron, Barron, Barton, Bayou, Berton, Bevon, Beyron, Biron, Borbon, Bordon, Boyn, Bradon, Braydon, Braylon, Breton, Briton, Broc, Brod, Brok, Brook, Brunon, Bryce, Brycen, Bryly (see Briley), Bryse, Brysen, Brysin, Bryson, Burton, Byrn, Byron, Deyon, Eron, Erron, Guryon, Lyon, Orion, Oron, Orson, Orton, Oryon, Ryon, Syon and Urson. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bryon.