Meaning and Origin of Biron - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Biron

Save Name

Boy name origins & meanings:

  • French : Cottage
  • English : At the cowshed

Family name origins & meanings:

  • French : habitational name from any of the places called Biron, in Charente-Maritime, Dordogne, and Basses Pyrénées. The Latin form of the name is Biriacum, from a Gaulish personal name Birius + the locative suffix -acum.
  • English : variant spelling of Byron.
  • A Biron is documented at Trois Rivières, Quebec, in 1686.