What does Briann mean?
Briann /bri-ann/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. The meaning of Briann is "high, noble, exalted". Briann is an alternate spelling of Brianna (Irish, Gaelic, Celtic): May also possibly mean "strong". Bruan is a familiar last name.
Briann has 30 more related forms via Brianna: Brana, Breanna▼, Breayanna, Bree, Breeanna, Breena, Bri, Bria▲, Briahna, Briana▲, Briand, Brianda, Briannah, Brianni, Briannon, Briauna, Briaunna, Brie, Brieanna, Brienna, Brina, Briney, Brinna, Briny, Bryana▼, Bryanna▲, Bryauna, Bryna, Brynna and Brynnan.Kreatif forms: Bebriann, Briannbe, Briannte. [more]
How popular is Briann?
Briann is an unusual first name for women. Briann is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Briann (not ranked) are Brianna (#85 last year), Briana (#419), Bria (#521), Breanna (#624), Bryanna (#639), Bryn (#965), Bryana, Brianda, Breanne, Bree and Brianne. Variants like Bryauna are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1994 (usage of 0.4964%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.2497%, down 49.7%), with the forms Breanna, Brianne, Breanne, Bryana and Bryn falling out of style. Bria (#521), Bryanna (#639), Brianna (#85) and Briana (#419) are four of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Briann and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Briann is pronounced similarly to Brann, Breann▼, Breiann, Brenn, Brione, Brionne and Brynn▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Brani, Breana▼, Breiana, Briona, Brioni, Brionna▼ and Briony. These names tend to be more commonly used than Briann.