What does Brennen mean?
Associated with: prince (king).
(male) Beirnen, Bernen, ..
(female) Brennene, Brenwen, ..
How popular is Brennen?
Brennen is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#19455 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Brennen for boys. Brennen entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #534 in the U.S. in 1998, and is presently at #1266. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Brennen (#1266 the previous year) appearing in the Top 2000 are Brendan (#388 the previous year), Brenden (#898), Brendon (#1114), Brendyn, Brennan (#446) and Brennon. These forms of Brennen reached the top of their popularity in 1999 (median #590) and have become much less widespread since (#1158, ▼73.5%), with versions like Brenden becoming less fashionable.
Brennen▼ is pronounced similarly to Brannen, Brannon and Brunon. Other suggested similar names are Banner, Beamen, Beaven, Belden, Benjee, Benjey, Benne, Bennet, Bennett▲, Bennie▼, Benno, Bennt, Benny▼, Bensen, Benssen (see Benson), Berne, Beven, Beyren, Bonner, Braeden▼, Brandan▼, Branden▼, Brandon▼, Brandyn▼, Branlea (see Branley), Branlee, Brann, Brannt (see Brant), Brannton, Bransen, Branson▲, Branten, Branton, Breed, Brenley (see Brinley), Brennt (see Brent), Brentan, Brenten, Brentin, Brentley▲, Brently, Brenton, Brentt, Brenttyn, Brentyn, Breton, Brette, Bretton, Brewer, Brien, Brinlee, Brinley, Broden, Bronnson, Bronsen, Bronsin (see Bronson), Bronson▲, Brunel, Bryen, Brysen▲, Finnen, Franzen, Frewen, Glenden, Jensen▲, Kannen, Keenen, Quenten, Shannen, Trenten, Tynnen and Vernen. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brennen.See names in meaning and etymology.