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Tyrell meaning and name origin

Tyrell \t(y)-re-ll\ as a boy's name is pronounced tye-REL, TER-el. Possibly (Old French) "puller", and started as a nickname for a stubborn person, implying a comparison with a horse that uncooperatively pulls on the reins. Also possibly derivative of Tyr, the name of the Scandinavian god of battle. Tuesday was named for Tyr.

Tyrell has 6 variant forms: Terrell, Tirell, Tyrel, Tyrelle, Tyrrel and Tyrrell.

For more information, see also the related name Thorald.

Baby names that sound like Tyrell are Terell, Derell, Durell and Tirrell.

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Popularity of Tyrell

Tyrell is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1019 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#11614 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Tyrell compared with its variant forms and related boy baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Tyrell only.

Popularity of name Tyrell
Popularity of Tyrell