First name origin & meaning:
First name variations: Tyron
Last name origin & meaning:
Irish American: probably a habitational name from the county of
Tyrone (Gaelic Tir Eoghain ‘land of Owen’) in Ulster. The name
was used as a forename among an Irish-American family of actors, of
whom the first on record was Tyrone Power (1795–1841) and the most
famous was his great-grandson, also called Tyrone Power (1914–58).
It is not found as a surname in Ireland.
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