What does Lyon mean?
Associated with: lion.
Lyon has 1 variant: Lyons.
Affiliated boy name: Leo.Creative forms:
(male) Leyon, Lyong, ..
(female) Lylu, Lyona, .. Middle name pairings:
Lyon Dante (L.D.), ..
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. 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.