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What does Briona mean?

Briona Pronunciation of Briona [briona] as a girls' name. Briona means "high, noble, exalted". Briona is an alternate spelling of Brionna (Irish, Gaelic, Celtic): form of Brianna.

Associated with: high (great), noble, exalted.


Briona has 1 variant: Bryonna.

3 more alternative forms via Brionna: Brieon, Brione and Brionne.

Creative forms:
(female) Berona, Birona, ..

(male) Brine, Brino, ..

Middle name pairings:
Briona Kailey (B.K.), ..

How popular is Briona?

Briona is a rare given name for females. Briona is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Briona was first listed in 1992 and reached its top position of #1353 in the U.S. in the year 1993, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Brionna is the only other popular variation form of Briona appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Bryonna, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Briona reached its apex 2 decades ago, but now, the form Brionna has become somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Briona, Brionna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Briona is alike in pronunciation to Breana, Breanna, Breawna, Breena, Breiana, Breina, Brennah, Breona, Briahna, Brianna, Briannah, Brianni, Briaunna, Brienna, Brina, Briney, Brinna, Brioni, Briony, Bronia, Bronny, Bronya, Bryanna, Bryauna and Bryony. Other recommended names are Arionna, Arizona, Armona, Belona, Berna, Bina, Bionca, Brann, Brayne, Breann, Breiann, Bren, Brenn, Breonda, Bria, Briand, Brianda, Briane, Briann, Brienne, Brieta, Brinda, Brinn, Brisa, Brisha, Brita, Britni, Britny, Briton, Britta, Briza, Bryn, Brynn, Brynne, Cliona, Diona, Erina, Erinna, Fiona, Iriana, Irina, Kiona, Oriana, Orina, Oriola, Riona, Shiona, Trina, Urina and Viona. These names tend to be more commonly used than Briona.

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