Tyson Name Meaning & Origin

Tyson

Pronunciation: TIY-sən (key)

Origin of the name Tyson:

Transferred use of the English surname derived from the Old French tison (firebrand). Var: Tieson. Short: Tie, Ty.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Famous real-life people named Tyson

Lead singer of the band All-American Rejects: Tyson Ritter
Male model: Tyson Beckford
Pro Wrestlers: Tyson Tomko, Tyson Kidd, Tyson Dux
Tyson Fury, British Boxer.
Neil deGrasse Tyson, American astrophysicist and science communicator.
Mike Tyson, American boxer and former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world.
Donald J. Tyson, former President and CEO of Tyson Foods.

Tyson in song, story & screen

Tyson (the cyclops), character in the "Percy Jackson & The Olympians" fantasy series by Rick Riordan.
Tyson Granger, lead character in popular manga series, "Beyblade"

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