Byron
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
BIE-rən
Meaning
From a barn
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Byron is an Old English name that was initially used as a surname. Its origin comes from the English surname 'aet thaem byrum' which literally translates into “at the barns or cowsheds”. It is now used more often as a first name and means 'someone who comes from the barns'. It could also mean 'someone who owns a barn'.

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Byron Jones - football player
Byron Gettis - baseball player
Byron Bailey - football player
Byron Scott - football player
Byron Dorgan - politician
Byron Franklin - football player

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