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[mee-rawn; English mahy-ron] /ˈmi rɔn; English ˈmaɪ rɒn/
noun, Greek Church.
Origin of myron
From the Greek word mýron unguent, perfume


[mahy-ruh n] /ˈmaɪ rən/
flourished c450 b.c, Greek sculptor.
a male given name: from a Greek word meaning “pleasant.”. Unabridged
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  • myron Holley, I say, reminds me of this superb and noble creature.

    Captains of Industry James Parton
  • His son myron enjoyed this felicity all the days of his life.

    Captains of Industry James Parton
  • It was myron Holley who went to the legislature year after year, and argued it through.

    Captains of Industry James Parton
  • "Once there was a little boy," said myron, without waiting to be teased.

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    Katherine Keene Galt
  • At that the storm seemed to myron to be over, and his forehead cleared of anger.

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British Dictionary definitions for myron


5th century bc, Greek sculptor. He worked mainly in bronze and introduced a greater variety of pose into Greek sculpture, as in his Discobolus
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