What does Byran mean?
Byran /by-ran/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Byran's name origin is Old English, and the meaning of the name Byran is "at the byres or barn". Byran is a variant form of Byron (Old English) with the suffix -an.
How popular is Byran?
Byran is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#120330 out of 150436, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Byron (#652 last year) is the only prominent alternative form of Byran (outside Top 1000). Forms like Byren are uncommon. This boy name was at the top of its popularity during 1940-1949 (usage of 0.77%) and has become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.348%, down 54.8%), with Byron becoming less in vogue. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Byran and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Byran is alike in pronunciation to Baron. Other recommended similar baby names are Baram, Bern, Born, Brain▼, Bram, Bran, Brann, Bren, Brian▲, Bron, Bryan▲, Bryn, Burn, Byrn, Byrne, Cyran and Kyran. These names tend to be more frequently used than Byran.