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Girl Names Starting with Br-

Br- baby names and what they mean, with 63 results. Br- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names was at its highest in 1990 (ADOPTION OF 4.47%) and has become significantly less since (ADOPTION 1.27%, DOWN 71.5%), with names like Brook becoming somewhat dated. The most fashionable baby names here are Brinley (#338), Brielle (#99), Briar (#687), Brynlee (#210) and Bryleigh (#1023), while Brill (TOP 2%) and Brito (2%) are familiar Br- last names. Here is the list of Br- names for boys.

Br- names

Bracha - Breena | Brenda - Bristol | Brit - Bryleigh | Bryn - Bryony

Bracha - Breena

Var. of Beracha. Root fr. Hebrew element. "A blessing." Brocha is a marginally favored girl's name. See also Brisha.

Plant name .. Common as surname. Compare Bracken (UPPER 3%) and popular last names Banken (UPPER 41%), Brucken (62%), which also end with -en. Gender-neutral name.

Bradley, var. Bradly, Bradleigh, Bradlee, Bradlea
Origin fr. Old English word. "Broad meadow." Bradney (TOP 43%), Bradey (51%) are common last names.

Brady, var. Bradie, Bradi, Bradee
Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Descendant of Brádach." Bradi and variants are not Top 2000 names.

Derived fr. English element. Feminine of Braden. Bradyn is not frequently adopted as a birth name. See also Brandyn.

Form of Blanche. Based on Old French, Old German words. "White, pure." A scarce girls' name, Branca is used more frequently as a last name. See also Branda.

Brandilyn, var. Brandylyn, Brandolyn, Brandilynne, Brandalynn, Brandalyn
Root fr. English. Combination of Brandy and Lynn. Unique, with the unusual -yn suffix for Brandilyn, Brandylyn, etc., like Brandelyn, Brendolyn.

Brandy and variants

Brandy, var. Branyell, Brantley, Branndie, Branndi, Brannde, Branndea, Branndais, Brann, Brani, Brandyn, Branell, Brandye, Brandyce, Brandise, Brandin, Brandis, Brandily, Brandii, Brandie, Brandi, Brandice, Brandelyn, Brandelle, Brandell, Brandei, Brandeli, Brandee, Brandea, Brande, Brandais, Brandala, Brandace, Branda, Brand
Source fr. English language. .. Also probably invented as a feminine .. Brandie and variants soared in popularity 4 decades ago, but now, Brandee has become less in vogue.

.. possibly a variation of Janice (Hebrew) .. Blanice and Bronice are creative forms. See also Beranyce.

Branislava, var. Bronislawa, Branka
From Slavic element. "Glorious defender." Not Top 2000 names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Br- names: Brande, Brandee, Brandi, Brandie, Brandy

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Br- names: Braylee, Brea, Breana, Breann, Breanna

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Br- names: Breanne, Breauna, Bree, Breeana, Breeann

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Br- names: Breeanna, Breona, Breonna

Branwen, var. Brangwen
Based on Welsh. Possibly "white, blessed raven" or a .. Unusual, with the -en suffix for Branwen, Brangwen, like Bronwen, Britten.

Source fr. Spanish, Greek elements. "Shining." Unusual, with the unusual -lia ending, like Basilia, Belia.


Root fr. American. Possibly a combination of either the .. A common birth name. See also Bryley.

Derived fr. Yiddish language. "Brown." Brayne is not in the Top 2000. See also Blayne.

Breanna and variants

Breanna, var. Breonna, Breonda, Breona, Breina, Breighann, Breila, Breigh, Breiann, Breiana, Breelyn, Brei, Breeauna, Breeanne, Breeanna, Breeana, Breeann, Breean, Breea, Bree1, Breaunne, Breawna, Breauna, Breanne, Breann, Breana, Breanda, Breah, Brea
Derivative of English, Irish, Gaelic, Celtic languages. "High, noble, exalted." Popular as birth names, Breann, Breanna, etc. sound like the common Brynn.

Based on Irish. "Freckled." Also a boys' name. Not in Top 2000.

Breda, var. Brid, Breeda
Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic element. .. See Bride and Bridget. Not in Top 2000.

Bree and variants

Bree2, var. Brighe, Breehan
Source fr. Irish, Gaelic element. Anglicized form of the Irish Gaelic .. Brighe and variants soared in popularity 8 years ago and are now less conventional.

Brina1, Breena1
Var. of Sabrina. Source fr. Celtic language. Mythology .. Outside Top 2000.

Breena2, var. Bryna, Brina2, Brenee, Breen
Variant of Brenna .. Breena and variants are seldom used as children's names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Br- names for girls.

1. Bracha - Breena
Beracha [Bracha], Bracken, Bradley [Bradly, Bradlee, Bradlea, Bradleigh], Brady [Bradi, Bradie, Bradee], Bradyn, Blanche [Branca], Brandilyn [Brandylyn, Brandolyn, Brandalynn, Brandilynne, ..], Brandy [Branndi, Branyell, Brantley, Branndie, ..], Branice, Branislava [Branka, Bronislawa], Branwen [Brangwen], Braulia, Braylee, Brayne, Breanna [Breona, Breina, Breonna, Breonda, ..], Breck, Breda [Brid, Breeda], Bree [Brighe, Breehan], Sabrina [Brina, Breena], Breena [Bryna, Brina, Breen, Brenee]

Brenda [Brynda, Brinda, Brennda, Brenndah, ..], Brenna [Brynne, Brynna, Brinna, Brenyn, ..], Brennan, Brett [Britt, Brette, Bretta, Brettany, ..], Brianda [Briand], Brianna [Brynne, Brynna, Brynnan, Breayanna, ..], Briar [Brya, Bryar, Brieta, Brietta, ..], Bride [Brid, Bridie], Bridget [Bryjit, Bryjet, Brygit, Brygitte, ..], Brie [Bree, Briette], Gabrielle [Brielle], Brier [Briar], Brigantia, Brigitte, Briley [Bryly, Brily, Bryley, Brilie], Brina [Brynn, Bryna, Brynne, Brynna, ..], Brinley [Brynlee], Brionna [Brione, Briona, Bryonna, Brionne, ..], Brisa [Briza, Bryssa, Brissa, Brisia, ..], Bristol

Brit [Britt], Birgit [Brita, Britt, Britta], Brites, Britney [Brittini, Brittnee, Brittney], Britt [Brit, Brita, Britta], Brittania [Britania, Brittanya, Britannia], Brittany [Bryttney, Bryttnee, Bryttine, Bryttany, ..], Brodie, Brogan [Brogyn, Brogann], Bronach, Bronte, Bronwyn [Bronya, Bronwin, Bronwen, Bronwynn, ..], Bronya, Brooke [Brooky, Brooks, Brooklynn, Brooklynne, ..], Brucie [Brucine, Brucina], Bruna [Brunette, Brunetta, Brunelle, Brunella], Brunhilda [Brunilda, Brynnhild, Brynnhilde, Brynnhilda, ..], Bryce, Brylee [Brilie, Bryleigh], Bryleigh [Brylee]

Bryn [Brynne, Brynna, Brynnan, Brynelle, ..], Brynn [Bryn, Brinn, Brynne], Bryony [Brioni, Briony, Bryonie]

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