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Gender: M Meaning of Tycho: "hitting the mark" Origin of Tycho: Greek

The name Tycho is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "hitting the mark". Tycho and is often added to user-created lists like A List of Trendy Old Fashioned Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Which would you choose?".

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Tycho and Tychon are Greek names with modern variations such as the Danish Tyge, the Swedish Tyko, and the Dutch Tygo that are popular throughout modern Europe. Tycho was the name of a Greek saint and a Danish astronomer.

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Famous People Named Tycho

Tycho (born Scott Hansen), American musician
Tycho Brahe, Danish astronomer

Pop Culture References for the name Tycho

Tycho Nestoris- character from George RR Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' and the TV show 'Game of Thrones'