What does Bruin mean?
Associated with: brown.
2 relations via Bruno: Bruino and Brunon.Creative forms:
(male) Birin, Buin, ..
(female) Bruia, Bruie, .. Middle name pairings:
Bruin Clarence (B.C.), ..
How popular is Bruin?
Bruin is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#34673 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Bruno (#710 from current records) is the only popular alternative form of Bruin (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Brunon, are uncommon. This form of Bruin was popular as a birth name 105 years ago (#298) and is somewhat less common today (#710, ▼46.2%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Bruin is alike in pronunciation to Brain, Bran, Brann, Bren, Brenn, Brian▼, Brien, Brion, Bron, Brown, Bryan▼, Bryen, Bryn and Bryon▼. Other recommended names are Aluin, Ardin, Arin, Arlin, Armin, Arrin, Arvin, Arwin, Bain, Bartin, Bergin, Berlin, Bertin, Berwin, Bevin, Birgin, Blain, Bodin, Bordin, Bourn, Bowin, Bradin, Bri, Brik, Brit, Bruce▼, Brucie, Bruto, Brysin, Burlin, Burn, Crain, Erin▼, Ermin, Ernin, Ervin▼, Erwin▼, Irvin▼, Irwin▼, Orin, Orlin, Orrin, Orsin, Orvin, Orwin and Quin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bruin.See names in meaning and etymology.