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Name Brendan

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About the name Brendan in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Irish
US 2015 rank:#388     ... 386:Gunnar, 387:Prince, 388:Brendan, 389:Leonel, 390:Kason ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Brandan, Brenda, Brenden, Brendon, Brennan, Branden, Brandon, Brandyn, Brenna, Brennen     Details
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About Brendan, the group of names with the same origin as Brendan

Meaning/translation:maybe prince
Language of origin:Old Irish
Info about origin:from Brendanus, the Latinized form of the old Irish name Bréanainn, which maybe derives from a Welsh word for prince
 known from Saint Brendan, a famous Irish monk (6th century AD)
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Variants' top ranks:66:Brendan Australia/NSW 2001,  67:Brendon Hungary 2015,  242:Brenden USA 1999,  266:Branden USA 1990-1999,  534:Brennen USA 1998
Somehow related to:Brenda
Old/original forms:Bréanainn Old Irish, Brendanus Latinized
Name variants:Branden, Brendan, Brenden, Brendon, Brennen   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2004 90,  2003 87,  2002 77,  2001 66
IrelandGraph2003 81,  2002 84,  2001 90,  2000 761999 84
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 162,  1990-1999 1331980-1989 190
USA yearlyGraph2015 388,  2014 351,  2013 326,  2012 300,  2011 263,  2010 229,  2009 212,  2008 207,  2007 205,  2006 185,  2005 176,  2004 150,  2003 141,  2002 124,  2001 115,  2000 101,  1999 961998 99,  1997 107,  1996 131,  1995 133,  1994 130,  1993 145
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