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Gender: M Meaning of Theron: "hunter" Origin of Theron: Greek

Theron is best known these days as the surname of actress Charlize, but it does have a long history as a first name, ranking in the Top 500 in the early part of the 20th century and only dropping out of the Top 1000 in the early 1990s. Theon is a similar name made familiar by the popular series Game of Thrones: Might it and Theron rise in tandem?

Famous People Named Theron

Theron T. Pond, inventor of "Pond's Cream"

Pop Culture References for the name Theron

Theron Hunnicutt-Character in Vincente Millinelli directed drama Home from the Hill played by George Hamilton.

Theron Haskar- character in Snow Like Ashes series by Sara Raasch