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Brietta

What does Brietta mean?

Brietta Pronunciation of Brietta [bri-et-ta] as a name for girls is of English and Gaelic origin, and the name Brietta means "thorny bush of wild roses, brambles; exalted one". Brietta is a variant form of Briar (English): 20th-century coinage. Brietta is also a derivative of Bridget (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, bush (tree), roses (flower), exalted.

Variations

Brietta has 3 variants: Brieta, Brita and Britta.

30 more alternative forms via Briar, Bridget: Berett, Bergett, Bergette, Birgett, Birgitta, Birkitta, Bitta, Breda, Bridgett, Bridgette, Brier, Briet, Briget, Brigett, Brigette, Briggette, Bright, Brigida, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitta, Brigitte, Brijet, Brijit, Brijitte, Brites, Britt, Britte and Brygette.

Creative forms:
(female) Brietna, Brota, ..

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Brietta Khaleesi (B.K.), ..

How popular is Brietta?

Brietta is an unusual given name for females. Brietta is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Briar (#844 from recent data), Bridget (#537), Bridgett, Bridgette (#1531), Brigette, Brigitte (#1632), Britt and Britta are the popular varying forms of Brietta (not ranked). Other variants, like Birgett, are seldom used. These relations of Brietta were at the top of their popularity 45 years ago (adoption of 0.16%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.05%, down 66.2%). Bridget has been the most prominent, though Briar has become popular as well over time, while versions such as Bridgette are now less common. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Briar, Bridget, Bridgett, Bridgette, Brigette in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brigitte, Britt, Britta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brietta and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brietta is alike in pronunciation to Bretta, Brittie and Britty. Other recommended names are Aretta, Ariette, Arletta, Arnetta, Benetta, Bernetta, Berta, Betta, Birgetta (see Birgit), Birta, Birtha, Breeda, Bret, Brett, Brette, Brienna, Briette, Brit, Brittan, Brunetta, Erletta, Gretta, Marietta, Oretta, Ornetta (see Arnette) and Primetta. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brietta.

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