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Name Brenda

Origin:From a Old Norse word for swordTools:

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About the name Brenda in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English, Irish
Topics:Asteroid 1609 Brenda, discovered 1951, diameter 29.64 km, period 19.46 years
US 2015 rank:#802     ... 801:Zendaya, 802:Aurelia, 803:Brenda, 804:Julieta, 805:Adilynn ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Brendan, Brenna, Arend, Arendt, Beda, Blanda, Braida, Brana, Brand, Brandan     Details
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About Brenda, the group of names with the same origin as Brenda

Language of origin:Old Norse
Info about origin:used first in Scotland and Ireland; in England only since the 20th century
 maybe a short from of a lost name with the starting element Brand
 sometimes seen as a female form of Brendan
Words:brand = the sword  Old Norse
Topics:Short form
Variants' top ranks:16:Brenda England+Wales 1934
Somehow related to:Brandt, Brendan
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Popularity lists that contain the name Brenda

SeriesGraphRankings
Argentina 2009 47
BrazilGraph2014 99,  2013 762012 92,  2011 86,  2010 99,  2009 79
England+Wales decadesGraph1954 52,  1944 22,  1934 161924 58
France 2002 460
MexicoGraph2011 85,  2010 72,  2009 70,  2008 67
Switzerland 1997 636
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 123,  1980-1989 114,  1970-1979 60,  1960-1969 19
USA prevalence 1990 31
USA yearlyGraph2015 802,  2014 729,  2013 634,  2012 538,  2011 530,  2010 426,  2009 404,  2008 343,  2007 280,  2006 240,  2005 208,  2004 201,  2003 228,  2002 213,  2001 189,  2000 172,  1999 160,  1998 149,  1997 148,  1996 131,  1995 119,  1994 121,  1993 114
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