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Brainard

What does Brainard mean?

Brainard Pronunciation of Brainard [brainard] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Brainard is "courageous raven".

Associated with: old english, courageous (brave), raven.

Variations

Brainard has 2 variants: Brainerd and Braynard.

Creative forms:
(male) Bradnard, Burnnard, ..

(female) Braiba, Braina, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brainard Henri (B.H.), ..

How popular is Brainard?

Brainard is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#7806 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Brainard has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Baiardo, Baird, Ballard, Barnard, Barnardo, Barnhard, Barnhardo, Bayard, Bearnard, Bernard, Bernardo, Bernarr (see Bernard), Bernhard, Bradford, Bradfurd (see Bradford), Brain, Braiser (see Brazier), Braizer, Brand, Branna, Brevard, Burnard, Dainard, Dainhard (see Dainard), Daynard (see Dainard), Eginard (see Eginhard), Mainard, Maynard, Rainart, Rainhard, Raynard and Steinard. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brainard.

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