Gender: Male Meaning of Tyrone: "land of Owen" Origin of Tyrone: Irish

Tyrone Origin and Meaning

The name Tyrone is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "land of Owen".

Immigrated into American pop culture in the person of 1940s superstar Tyrone Power, Jr. It has been on a steady decline since the 1970s.

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Pop Culture References for the name Tyrone

Ty, Tayrone, Teirone, Tyrohn, Tyroon, Tirohn, Tyroun, Terriyon, Tyrin, Tyrinn, Terrione, Teron, Terone, Tyronna, Tyrane, Tirone,


ParanoidAndroid Says:


I know a lot of people think Tyrone is a black name, just like Desmond, Jerome, or Chauncey. But like the aforementioned choices, I think it's unfair to associate a name with one race. This can definitely work as a name on anyone!

stella2007 Says:


Love this name! Very strong and cool! Ty is a great nickname too! I like Tyron spelling too!

jolynch Says:


this name reminds me of trombone. i like it.