What does Lyon mean?
Associated with: lion.
Lyon has 1 variant: Lyons.
Affiliated boy name: Leo.Creative forms:
(male) Leyon, Lyong, ..
(female) Lyona, Lyonna, .. Middle name pairings:
Lyon Chaim (L.C.), ..
How popular is Lyon?
Lyon is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#1175 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Shown below is an analysis of the statistics of the boy name Lyon and corresponding names. The only popular variation form of Lyon (not in Top 2000) is Leo (#91 from recent data). This form of Lyon reached the peak of its popularity during the years 1890-1899 (#43) and is somewhat less popular today (#91, 41.6% less usage). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Lyon is pronounced similarly to Laine, Lane▲, Layne▲, Len, Lenn, Leon▼, Leone, Lin, Linn, Lion, Lon▼, Lonn, Lonne, Lunn, Lyn and Lynn▼. Other recommended names are Adon, Alon, Amon, Aron▲, Aryon, Avon, Aymon, Ayron, Bron, Bryon▼, Con, Deyon, Dion▼, Don▼, Dyson, Egon, Eion, Ekon, Eon, Eron, Eton, Eynon, Huon, Ilon, Ion, Ivon, Kyron, Lakon, Laron, Lavon, Ledon, Leron, Levon, Lidon, Lioni, Liron, Long, Lorn, Loron, Lot, Lou▼, Lyam, Lyndon, Lyron, Lytton, Myron▼, Oron, Oryon, Rion, Ron▼, Ryon, Sion, Symon, Syon, Toon, Tymon, Tynon, Yvon and Zion▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lyon.See names in meaning and etymology.