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Byron Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Byron

Gender:

Boy

Pronunciation:

By-ron

No. Of Syllables:

2

No. Of Letters:

5

Origin & Meaning

The name Byron is of English origin.

The meaning of Byron is "barn".  

It is also of French origin, where its meaning is "cottage".

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 652 in baby name popularity for boys with 399 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Byron Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Byron has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Byron to other names.

Numerology

What will your new little Byron be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

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Related Names

Variants of the name Byron include Byrone.

The name Byrony is a form of Byron.

Other Tidbits

Some famous bearers of this name include: Byron White, Byron Nelson.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Byron in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Byron.

Just for fun, see the name Byron in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Byron in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.