Tyrone
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
tie-RON
Meaning
Land, earth
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Tyrone is derived from the Celtic word 'tir', which means 'land'. The name is a shortened form of the Gaelic name 'Tir Eoghain', which means 'land of Eoghan'. The name 'Eoghan' itself means 'born of the yew'.

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