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Name Brandon

Meaning:broom hill, hill covered with broomTools:

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About the name Brandon in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#82     ... 80:Jose, 81:Tyler, 82:Brandon, 83:Asher, 84:Jaxson ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Braedon, Brandan, Branden, Brandyn, Brannon, Branson, Braydon, Brendon, Andon, Braden     Details
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About Brandon, the group of names with the same origin as Brandon

Meaning/translation:broom hill, hill covered with broom
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin:use of a Scottish family name as a given name
 Brandon as a family name derives from a place name
 the name is very popular among the Afro-Americans
Words:brom = the broom (a plant)  Old English
 dun = the hill, the dune  Old English
Topics:Family name
Variants' top ranks:6:Brandon USA 1994,  636:Brandan USA 1993,  675:Brandyn USA 1993
Name variants:Brandan, Brandon, Brandyn   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Brandon

SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2005 92,  2004 68,  2003 562002 60,  2001 59
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2011 85,  2010 75,  2009 61,  2008 60
England+WalesGraph2010 92,  2009 82,  2008 70,  2007 66,  2006 54,  2005 47,  2004 44,  2003 40,  2002 37,  2001 37,  2000 35,  1999 351998 36
FranceGraph2002 158,  1998 94,  1997 84
IrelandGraph2007 97,  2006 79,  2005 98,  2004 78,  2003 76,  2002 70,  2001 83,  2000 67,  1999 67
MexicoGraph2013 582011 67,  2010 74
ScotlandGraph2015 200,  2014 150,  2013 167,  2012 118,  2011 148,  2010 128,  2009 90,  2008 71,  2007 75,  2006 65,  2005 61,  2004 61,  2003 54,  2002 51,  2001 47,  2000 47,  1999 461998 52
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 21,  1990-1999 121980-1989 18,  1970-1979 51
USA prevalence 1990 68
USA yearlyGraph2015 82,  2014 71,  2013 70,  2012 56,  2011 47,  2010 43,  2009 38,  2008 33,  2007 31,  2006 27,  2005 27,  2004 22,  2003 21,  2002 20,  2001 18,  2000 12,  1999 11,  1998 7,  1997 7,  1996 8,  1995 8,  1994 6,  1993 6
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