Byrnes Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Byrnes Family History

If you are conducting some Byrnes family history research then you can view the Byrnes coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Byrnes surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The Irish names Byrne and Byrnes are among the ten most frequently found in the country and are derived from the O'Broin Septs that were located in East Leinster and especially in Counties Kildare and Wicklow where the names are stil very well represented. The name is taken from a Gaelic word that translates as 'raven'.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Byrnes Coat of Arms

Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
The Chevron Denotes Protection. Often granted as a reward to one who has achieved some Notable Enterprise
Hand Symbol of Faith, Sincerity, and Justice
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