What does Briar mean?
Briar [bri-ar] as a girls' name is of English origin, and the meaning of Briar is "thorny bush of wild roses, brambles". 20th-century coinage.
(female) Briear, Brira, ..
(male) Bribar, Bribur, .. Middle name pairings:
Briar Aspen (B.A.), ..
How popular is Briar?
Briar is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#53191 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Briar entered the list in 2011 and reached its top position of #844 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Barbar, Brea, Breah, Bri, Bria▼, Briana▼, Briand, Briane, Briann, Brid, Bride, Bridi, Bridy, Brie, Brily, Brina, Brinn, Briny, Brisa▼, Brit, Brita, Britt and Briza. These names tend to be more frequently used than Briar.See names in meaning and etymology.