Tyson

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Etymology[edit]

Nickname from Old French tison "firebrand". Also a patronymic surname, variant of Dyson, from Dennis +‎ -son.

  • In the U.S.A. adopted by a German family who came to America (Germantown, PA) in 1683, originally named Teisen "son of Theiss", which was short for Matthias. Original spellings were Theisen, Theissen, Teisen, Teison.

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Tyson

  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname.

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