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Brenden

What does Brenden mean?

Brenden Pronunciation of Brenden [bren-den] as a boys' name means "prince". Brenden is a variant form of Brendan (Irish, Gaelic, Celtic).

Associated with: prince (king).

Variations

Brenden has 4 variants: Breandan, Brendin, Brendon and Brendyn.

5 more related forms via Brendan: Bren, Brendano, Brennan, Brennen and Brennon.

Creative forms:
(male) Benden, Burnden, ..

(female) Brente, Brenwen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brenden Filip (B.F.), ..

How popular is Brenden?

Brenden is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#26642 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Brenden was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #242 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is at #898 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Brenden (#898 in 2015) ranked in the Top 2000 are Brendan (#388 in 2015), Brendon (#1114), Brendyn, Brennan (#446), Brennen (#1266) and Brennon. Usage of these forms of Brenden reached its peak 16 years ago (usage of 0.4%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.1%, 73.5% less), with forms such as Brendan becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brenden, Brendan, Brendon, Brendyn, Brennan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brennen, Brennon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Brenden is pronounced similarly to Brandan, Branden, Brandin, Brandon and Brandyn. Other suggested similar names are Barend, Belden, Bensen, Berend, Bradden, Braden, Braeden, Braiden, Brand, Brandell, Brander, Brando, Brandt, Brannen, Bransen, Branten, Brantin, Branton, Brayden, Brenan, Brendt, Brenley (see Brinley), Brenn, Brennin, Brennt (see Brent), Brent, Brentan, Brenten, Brentin, Brentley, Brently, Brenton, Brentt, Brentton, Brenttyn, Brentyn, Brenyn, Brindley, Brindly, Broden, Bronsen, Glenden and Trenten. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brenden.

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