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Gender: Male Meaning of Pryor: "head of the monastery, prior" Origin of Pryor: Latin

The name Pryor is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "head of the monastery, prior". Pryor and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (20)".

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Famous People Named Pryor

Pryor Lea, U.S. Congressman from Tennessee
Richard Pryor, American actor/comedian

Pop Culture References for the name Pryor

Prior, Pry