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What does Bradd mean?

Bradd Pronunciation of Bradd [bradd] as a boys' name has its root in Old English, and Bradd means "broad, wide; broad meadow". Bradd is an alternate spelling of Brad (Old English). Bradd is also a variation of Bradley (Old English).

Associated with: old english, meadow.


5 relations via Brad, Bradley: Bradlea, Bradlee, Bradlie, Bradly and Bradney.

Creative forms:
(male) Biradd, Boadd, ..

(female) Brada, Brade, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bradd Alec (B.A.), ..

How popular is Bradd?

Bradd is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#73412 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Bradd was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #1877 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Brad (#1743 the previous year), Bradlee (#1944), Bradley (#173) and Bradly are the popular alternative forms of Bradd appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Bradd was more pronounced during 1970-1979 (median #953) and is now much diminished (#1572, 73%), with forms like Bradly becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bradd, Brad, Bradlee, Bradley, Bradly in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Bradd is pronounced similarly to Breed and Brod. Other suggested similar names are Bald, Bard, Blade, Bradan, Bradden, Braddon, Braden, Bradey, Bradie, Bradin, Bradon, Brady, Brae, Braedy, Brahm, Braidy, Brain, Bram, Bramm, Bran, Brand, Brando, Brandt, Brann, Brant, Bravo, Bray, Broddy, Brody, Budd, Chadd, Fredd, Ladd, Radd, Shadd and Tadd. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bradd.

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