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Tyrone Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Tyrone is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Tyrone is "land of owen".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "land of Owen".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 844 in baby name popularity for boys with 263 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Variants of the name Tyrone include Tyron.

The name Tyronne is a form of Tyrone.

Other Tidbits

Some famous bearers of this name include: Tyrone Power.

Name Fun

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Be creative with the name Tyrone.

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

Names Like This

Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.