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Brina

What does Brina mean?

Brina Pronunciation of Brina [brina] as a girls' name is pronounced BREE-nah. It is of Irish, Gaelic and Celtic origin, and the meaning of Brina is "high, noble, exalted". Short form of names like Sabrina. Also a variant of Brianna. Also an anglicized form of the Jewish name Brayne, from Brayndel (Yiddish) "brown". See also Breena.

Associated with: irish, high (great), noble, exalted, jewish (israeli), brown.

Variations

Brina has 6 variants: Brinn, Bryn, Bryna, Brynn, Brynna and Brynne.

Brina has 35 more relations via Breena, Brianna, Sabrina: Brana, Breanna, Bree, Breen, Breena, Brenee, Bri, Bria, Briahna, Briana, Briand, Brianda, Briane, Briann, Briannah, Brianne, Brianni, Briauna, Briaunna, Brie, Brieann, Brieanna, Brienna, Brienne, Brieon, Briney, Brinna, Briny, Bryana, Bryann, Bryanna, Bryauna, Brynnan, Sebrina and Zabrina.

Creative forms:
(female) Briba, Britna, ..

(male) Bribo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brina Maylee (B.M.), ..

How popular is Brina?

Brina is an uncommon given name for females. Brina is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Brina (not ranked) are Breanna (#669 a year ago), Bree (#1143), Bria (#643), Briana (#416), Brianda, Briann, Brianna (#82), Brianne, Briauna, Brie, Brieanna, Brienna, Brienne, Bryana, Bryanna (#783), Bryn (#1177), Brynn (#259), Brynna, Brynne, Sabrina (#355) and Sebrina. These relations of Brina reached the top of their popularity in the year 1997 (usage of 2.13%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.5%, 76.5%), with versions like Brianna becoming less in vogue. Brynn is the most fashionable name for newborns in this compilation. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Breanna, Bree, Bria, Briana, Brianda in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Briann, Brianna, Brianne, Briauna, Brie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brieanna, Brienna, Brienne, Bryana, Bryanna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bryn, Brynn, Brynna, Brynne, Sabrina, Sebrina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Breanna, Brianna, Sabrina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brina is pronounced similarly to Brani, Breana, Breauna, Breawna, Breeana, Breiana, Breina, Brenie, Brenna, Brennah, Breona, Breonna, Briona, Brioni, Brionna, Briony, Bronia, Bronny, Bronya, Bruna, Bryonna and Bryony. Other suggested similar names are Abina, Adina, Amina, Arena, Arina, Armina, Arna, Berna, Bertina, Bina, Binah, Branda, Brann, Breila, Bren, Brenn, Brieta, Brinda, Brione, Brisa, Brita, Britni, Briza, Brya, Dorina, Drina, Egina, Elina, Erena, Erina, Erlina, Erna, Ervina, Erwina, Gina, Irina, Irvina, Iryna, Korina, Larina, Mdina, Mina, Nerina, Olina, Orina, Raina, Reina, Sarina, Sina, Trina, Urina, Yerina and Zarina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brina.

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