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pinWhat does Bryon mean?

Bryon /bry-on/ [1 syll.] 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).


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

Bryon has 7 more alternative forms via Brian, Bryan: Bri, Briano, Briant, Bryant, Brye, Bryent and O'Brien.

Kreatif forms: Bryonne, Bryonni. [more]

pinHow 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. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Bryon for boys. Bryon was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its top rank of #420 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 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 usage of the boy name Bryon and corresponding names. Brain, Brian (#168 a year ago), Brien, Bryan (#148) and Bryant (#581) are the prominent varying forms of Bryon. Variants like O'Brien are seldom used. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.5872%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.3505%, 40.3%), with the versions Brain, Bryant and Bryon becoming less trendy. Brian (#168) and Bryan (#148) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bryon, Brain, Brian, Brien, Bryan, Bryant in U.S.

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

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Bryon is alike in pronunciation to Bran, Brann, Bren, Brenn, Bron, Brown, Bruin and Bryn. Other recommended similar baby names are Aryon, Baron, Barron, Beyron, Biron, Bryson, Byrn, Byron and Oryon. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bryon.