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O'Brien meaning and name origin

O'Brien \o(')-brien, o'b-rien\ as a boy's name is a variant of Brian (Celtic, Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of O'Brien is "high, noble".

The baby name O'Brien sounds like Abrian, Oberron and Oberon. Other similar baby names are Brien, Bren, Brion, Orrin, Orren, Orin, Oren and Orion.

Popularity of O'Brien

O'Brien is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name O'Brien compared with its source form and related boy baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for O'Brien only.

Popularity of name O'Brien
Popularity of O'Brien