Byron

biographical name
By·​ron | \ ˈbī-rən How to pronounce Byron (audio) \

Definition of Byron

Lord 1788–1824 in full George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron English poet

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Byronic \ bī-​ˈrä-​nik How to pronounce Byron (audio) \ adjective

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“Byron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Byron. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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