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What does Brie mean?

Brie Pronunciation of Brie [brie] as a girls' name is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Brie is "marshland". Variant spelling of Bree, altered to coincide with the place name for a region in France most famous for the production of its cheese. Also used as a feminine form of Brian.

Variations

Brie has 2 variants: Bree and Briette.

Related girl name: Brianna.

1 more alternative form via Bree: Brighe.

Creative forms:
(female) Baie, Barie, ..

(male) Brer, Bris, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brie Tesla (B.T.), ..

How popular is Brie?

Brie is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#146011 out of 150436, Top 97%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Brie was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #1581 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Brie are Bree (#1143 the previous year), Brian and Brianna (#82). Usage of these forms of Brie reached its most widespread in 1996 (usage of 1.12%) and is now significantly reduced (usage 0.28%, 75.4%), with the version Brianna becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brie, Bree, Brian, Brianna in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brianna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brie is pronounced similarly to Brea, Breah, Breea, Brei, Breigh, Bri, Bria and Brya. Other suggested similar names are Adrie, Alie, Arie, Babe, Barbie, Bari, Barrie, Bebe, Bee, Beige, Berdie, Berit, Berrie, Bertie, Bevie, Birdie, Birte, Blime, Bobie, Bradie, Breen, Bren, Briane, Briar, Brid, Bride, Bridee, Bridey, Bridi, Bridy, Brieon, Brier, Briet, Brijet, Brily, Brina, Briney, Brinn, Briny, Brione, Brisa, Brit, Brites, Britt, Britte, Brucie, Bryce, Brydie, Bryn, Byrdie, Carie, Dorie, Edie, Evie, Gerie, Ivie, Joie, Jorie, Karie, Korie, Lorie, Onie, Rie, Skie, Terie, Torie and Ursie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brie.


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