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Tyr Meaning


What does Tyr mean?

The name Tyr is of Norse origin.

The meaning of Tyr is "god of battle".

Tyr is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Tyr.

The Given Name Tyr

Tyr is a form of Zeus. See Zeus for further details.

Unique and simple, it is a name considered by many parents.

A name fit for a child full of dazzle and distinction, a little explorer.

Tyr has no variant spellings.

Tyr Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 4,883 in baby name popularity for boys with 20 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 8,082 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Tyr Related Names

Tyr is a form of Zeus.

The names Tyfiell, Tyra are all forms of Tyr.

Famous Tyrs

    Tyr Numerology

    What will your new littleTyr be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Tyr Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Tyr.

    Just for fun, see the name Tyr 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 Tyr in Nautical Flags page.