Meaning:Land of Eoghan
Tyron is a masculine name of Gaelic origin, meaning “land of Eoghan.” Pronounced “oh-wen,” Eoghan is an Irish name that means “born of yew” and “youth.” A name steeped in Irish history, the kingdom of Eoghan was named Tír Eoghain, which later became Anglicized as Tyrone, now a county in Ireland. However, it's thought that the name Tyron has roots spread throughout Europe, too! Some sources suggest Tyron comes from the Greek word turannos, which means “king” or “tyrant,” while others say it’s an Anglo-Saxon name derived from Old French. Regardless of its origins, Tyron is a timeless name with a modern flair, ideal for a remarkable person like baby!
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