What does Briony mean?
Briony /bri-ony/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Briony's root is Greek, and the name Briony means "climbing plant". Briony is an alternate form of Bryony (Greek) with the prefix Bri-.
How popular is Briony?
Briony is a rare given name for females. Briony is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Briony for girls. Briony has not made it into the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Briony is alike in pronunciation to Breona, Briana▲, Brina, Briney, Brinna, Briny, Briona, Brionna▼, Bronny and Bronya. Other suggested similar baby names are Briane, Briann, Brieon, Brinn, Brione, Brionne and Britny. These names tend to be more commonly used than Briony.