What does Garron mean?
Garron /gar-ron/ [2 sylls.] 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.
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)
Prominent varying forms of Garron (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Darron, Darrin, Daron, Darin and Daren. Usage of these boy names was at its apex during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5786%) and has become significantly less since, with the forms Daren, Darin, Daron, Darrin and Darron falling out of style. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Garron and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Garron is alike in pronunciation to Garwen, Garwin, Garwyn, Gorren, Gorrin, Gurion and Guryon. Other suggested similar baby names are Aarron, Barron, Farron, Garmon, Garrot, Garson, Garton, Jarron, Larron and Tarron. Like Garron, these names are not commonly used.