in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Sword
- #1395 All Time
Pronunciation of Brenna
How popular is the name "Brenna" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Brenna? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,313 babies born with the name Brenna in the United States. That's more than enough Brennas to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brenna" was in 1995 with a total of 1,212 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brennas)
According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brenna" ranks #90 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 10 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of 1,149 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Brenna popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Brenna in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Brenna" mean? The list below shows the origins of Brenna as well as things modernly associated with the name Brenna such as celebrities named Brenna.
Origin and Meaning of Brenna
The name "Brenna" is of American origin, and it means "Sword". It's a name commonly given to girls.
B is for bestow, as you give so much.
R is for righteous, you know when you're right.
E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!
N is for nice, need I say more?
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
Your name in reverse order is "Annerb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aennbr". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Brenna born Feb 20, 1946
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 1875. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Name poster for Brenna
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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