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Gender: Male Origin of Tyrion: Literary name

The name Tyrion is a boy's name . Tyrion and is often added to lists like TV Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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Tyrion is one of the many new names entering the lexicon thanks to George R. R. Martin, author of the Game of Thrones book. Tyrion's name shares its first two letters with those of his father Tywin and his grandfather Tytos. The Tyrion Lannister character, a dwarf, is played by award-winning actor Peter Dinklage. Martin has said he saw the Tyrion character as being both the ugliest and the most intelligent person in the world, a mixed legacy for any child.

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Famous People Named Tyrion

Pop Culture References for the name Tyrion

Tyrion Lannister aka The Imp, character in the "Game of Thrones" series
Tyrion, father of Tabaluga on animated series "Tabaluga"
Tyrion, a High Elf in the Warhammer Fantasy game series