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Meaning and name origin

Byron \b(y)-ron\ as a boy's name is pronounced BYE-ron. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Byron is "at the byres or barn". Place name and surname often used as a given name. Lord Byron in the 1850s was a poet famous for his wildness and debauchery. Literary: the variant form Biron was the name of a character in Shakespeare's "Love's Labours Lost".

Byron has 10 variant forms: Beyren, Beyron, Biren, Biron, Buiron, Byram, Byran, Byren, Byrom and Byrum.


Byron is a very popular first name for males (#275 out of 1220, Top 22%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5415 out of 88799, Top 6%) (2000 U.S. Census).

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Similar Names

Byron is also pronounced similarly to Baron and Barron. Other suggested similar baby names are Ayron, Bern, Born, Bran, Bren, Brion, Bron, Brown, Bryn, Bryon, Burn, Byrn, Byrne, Kyron, Lyron, Myron and Tyron. These names tend to be less commonly used than Byron.