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What does Bree mean?

Bree Pronunciation of Bree as a girls' name is pronounced bree. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin. Anglicized form of the Irish Gaelic name Bríghe, a variant of Brighid (see Bridget). Also possibly (Latin) "from the boundary line". May also be used as a short form of Brianna and Sabrina. Jane Fonda played a call girl character named Bree in the 1971 movie "Klute". Also form of Breanna. Also form of Brie.




VARIANTS Breehan, Brighe

RELATIONS VIA BRIANNA, BRIDGET, SABRINA Beret, Berett, Berget, Birget, Birte, Brana, Breanne, Breda, Breeann, Breena, Bri, Bria, Briane, Bride, Bridee, Bridey, Bridi, Bridie, Bridy, Brie, Brienne, Brieon, Briget, Brijet, Brina, Briney, Brinn, Briny, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britte, Brydie, Bryget, Bryjet, Bryn, Bryna, Brynne



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How popular is Bree?

Bree is a very prominent first name for females (#2099 out of 4276, Top 49%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#33248 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Bree was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #870 in the U.S. in 2010, and is at #1624 presently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Breanna (#1044 A YEAR AGO), Breanne, Breeann, Bria (#762), Brianna (#132), Bridget (#718), Brie, Brienne, Britt, Bryn (#1333), Brynne and Sabrina (#427) are the prominent related forms of Bree (#1624). These relations of Bree reached the peak of their popularity in the year 1996 (USAGE OF 1.44%) and are now significantly less common (USAGE 0.25%, DOWN 83%), with versions like Bria becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bree, Breanna, Breanne, Breeann, Bria in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brianna, Bridget, Brie, Brienne, Britt in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bryn, Brynne, Sabrina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Breanna, Brianna, Sabrina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bree is pronounced similarly to Brea, Breah, Breea, Brei, Breigh, Bri, Bria, Brie and Brya. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abree, Amee, Arlee, Babe, Banee, Bea, Bebe, Bee, Beea, Bel, Bep, Beret, Bernee, Berree (see Berry), Berte, Bet, Bev, Bilee, Birte, Bradee, Breck, Breda, Breean, Breeda, Breen, Breena, Breezy, Bren, Brenee, Brenie, Brenn, Brenne, Bret, Brett, Brette, Brid, Bride, Bridee, Brier, Briet, Brit, Bryce, Brylee, Bryn, Caree, Coree, Cree, Dee, Doree, Edee, Fee, Ivee, Jeree, Karee, Koree, Laree, Lee, Loree, Maree, Myree, Nyree, Ree, Taree, Teree, Tyree and Zoee. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bree.