What does Brandyn mean?
Brandyn [bran-dyn] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Brandyn) is an Old English name, and the name Brandyn means "broom, gorse hill". Brandyn is a variant form, with the suffix -yn, of Brandon (Old English): refers to the plant.
(male) Barndyn, Bryndyn, ..
(female) Branan, Branty, ..
How popular is Brandyn?
Brandyn is a rare first name for men. Brandyn is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Brandyn for boys. Brandyn entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #639 in the U.S. in the year 1992, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the history of Brandyn and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Brandyn are Brandon (#82 in 2015), Brennan (#446), Branden (#1064), Brannon, Brandan and Brandin. Usage of these forms of Brandyn was widespread 21 years ago (usage of 1.65%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.31%, ▼81%), with forms such as Brandyn falling out of fashion.
Brandyn▼ is alike in pronunciation to Breandan, Brendan▼, Brenden▼, Brendin, Brendon▼ and Brendyn. Other suggested similar names are Blandon, Bradan, Bradden, Braddon, Braden▼, Bradin, Bradon, Brady, Braeden▼, Braedon▼, Braedy, Braiden, Braidin, Braidy, Brandell, Brander, Brando, Brandt, Branly, Brann, Brannen, Brannt (see Brant), Brannton, Bransen, Branson▲, Brant, Branten, Brantin, Brantt (see Brant), Braydan, Brayden▲, Braydon, Brendano, Brendt, Brentan, Brenten, Brentin, Brenton, Brenttyn, Brentyn, Brenyn, Brindly and Landyn▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brandyn.See names in meaning and etymology.