in origin. It is derived from "Styr," the name of an ancient Scandinavian Viking dynasty. The descendants of this line were prominent in
, and adopted Styron as a hereditary surname in later years.
, where the name is thought to have originated in the areas settled by the descendents of the Styr dynasty.
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