Gender: Male Meaning of Lyon: "lion" Origin of Lyon: French

Lyon Origin and Meaning

The name Lyon is a boy's name of French origin meaning "lion".

The y makes it seem more like a name and less like an animal, but it's still not as appealing as several Leo choices.

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Pop Culture References for the name Lyon

Lyons, Lion


Boba_Buddy_Le Says:


Lyon is beautiful.