Meaning and Name Origin
Bryon \b-ryon, br-yon\ as a name for boys. Bryon's roots are Celtic, Irish, Gaelic and English, and the meaning of Bryon is "high, noble". Bryon is a variant of Brian (Celtic, Irish, Gaelic): could also mean "strength". Bryon is also a variation of Bryan (English): variant of Brian.
Bryon is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#617 out of 1220, Top 51%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#24870 out of 88799, Top 28%). (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. during 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Bryon and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Bryon listed in the Top 1000 are Brain, Brian (#168 a year ago), Brien, Bryan (#148) and Bryant (#581). These boy names reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 and have become significantly less widespread since, 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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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.