The name Myron is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "fragrant, an aromatic shrub, myrrh". Myron and is often added to user-created lists like Names of Nobel Prize Winners and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby Name SCRABBLE".
From the experts:
One of many M names -- including Murray, Melvin, Morton, Milton, and Marvin -- given to first-generation Jewish boys to replace the old-fashioned Moses. Now we'd pick Moses over any of them.
Myron was the name of an important 5th century BC sculptor and also of several saints. In the US, it was a Top 200 name in the 1930s.