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What does Garron mean?

Garron Pronunciation of Garron [gar-ron] as a boys' name is pronounced GARE-on. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Garron is "gelding". From the Gaelic word gearran. A garron or garran is a type of horse. The term occurs in Scotland and in Ireland, and generally refers to a small and much-despised beast. Also possibly of French origin, meaning "guardian". Use of Garron and variants listed here are probably the use of family surnames or as rhyming variants following the pattern of Darin variants.

Associated with: irish, scotland, small (little), guardian (defender), surnames.


Garron has 9 variants: Garan, Garen, Garin, Garion, Garon, Garran, Garren, Garrin and Geron.

9 more related forms via Darin: Daran, Daren, Daron, Darrin, Darron, Darryn, Daryn, Derren and Derrin.

Creative forms:
(male) Gardon, Gowron, ..

(female) Garni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Garron Kaine (G.K.), ..

How popular is Garron?

Garron is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#33876 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Garron (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Darryn, Daryn, Garren, Darron, Darrin, Daren, Darin, Daron and Daran. Adoption of these forms of Garron was at its apex 55 years ago (usage of 0.2%), but now, forms such as Darrin have gone out of style. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Daran, Daren, Darin, Daron, Darrin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darron, Darryn, Daryn, Garren in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Garron and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Garron is alike in pronunciation to Garwen, Garwin, Garwyn, Garwynn, Goran, Goren, Gorin, Gorren, Gorrin, Gurion and Guryon. Other suggested similar names are Aaron, Aarron, Arron, Bardon, Barton, Cardon, Carrol, Carson, Darran, Darrion, Darro, Darrol, Darton, Darwon (see Darwin), Erron, Fabron, Faron, Farran, Farrin, Farron, Garlen, Garlin, Garlyn, Garman, Garmen, GarrIk, Garrad, Garrie, Garrot (see Garret), Garrott, Garry, Garvan, Garven, Garvin, Garvyn, Gascon, Gaston, Gaylon, Gerson, Gjorn, Gordon, Harmon, Haroon, Jaron, Jarrin, Jarron, Jarrot, Karson, Labron, Larran, Larren, Larrin, Larson, Mardon, Marton, Parton, Taroon, Tarren, Tarron, Terron, Vardon, Warren, Warrin and Warton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Garron.