Given Name TYRONE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: tie-RON   [details]

Meaning & History

From the name of a county in Northern Ireland which is derived from Irish Gaelic Tir Eoghain meaning "land of EOGHAN". This name was popularized by American actor Tyrone Power (1914-1958), who was named after his great-grandfather, an Irish actor.

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VARIANT: Tyron
DIMINUTIVE: Ty
FEMININE FORM: Taryn