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What does Brentin mean?

Brentin Pronunciation of Brentin [brentin] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Brentin is "hill, mount; Bryni's settlement". Brentin is a version of Brent (Old English, Celtic): transferred use of the surname. Brentin is also a form of Brenton (Old English).

Associated with: old english, hill (mountain).


Brentin has 5 variants: Brentan, Brenten, Brentton, Brenttyn and Brentyn.

5 more relations via Brent, Brenton: Brendt, Brennt, Brentley, Brently and Brentt.

Creative forms:
(male) Bantin, Brenni, ..

(female) Brenia, Brenon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brentin Jakobe (B.J.), ..

How popular is Brentin?

Brentin is a rare first name for men. Brentin is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Brentin (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Brent (#884 in recent rankings), Brentley (#642), Brently (#1698) and Brenton (#1120). Other forms, like Brentt, are uncommon. These relations of Brentin were popular with parents 45 years ago (usage of 0.22%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.05%, down 78.4%). Brent has generally been preferred by parents, though Brentley is now the more favored form, while Brent is now less popular. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brent, Brentley, Brently, Brenton in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brentin and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brentin is pronounced similarly to Brannton, Branten, Brantin and Branton. Other recommended names are Benton, Bertin, Brandan, Branden, Brandin, Brandon, Brandyn, Brant, Brantlie (see Brand), Brantt (see Brant), Breandan, Brenan, Brendan, Brendano, Brenden, Brendin, Brendon, Brendyn, Brenn, Brennan, Brennen, Brennin, Brennon, Brenyn, Breton, Bretton, Brexton, Bronsin (see Bronson), Bryent, Kentin, Prentis, Quentin, Trenten, Trentin and Trenton. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brentin.

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