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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #496 most popular

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What does the name "Brent" mean?

Brent (English): Hill

The name "Brent" is of English origin and it means "Hill". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 6 other names that are similar to this one.

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

R is for relax, you know how!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Your name in reverse order is "Tnerb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rbetn". 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.

How popular is the name "Brent" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Brent? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 138,584 babies born with the name Brent in the United States. That's more than enough Brents to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1885 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brent" was in 1970 with a total of 4,272 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brents)

According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brent" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 66 babies in California have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of only 727 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Brent popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Brent in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Brent

Brent Spiner

Brent Spiner is an actor, comedian, and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1970 to present. Brent was born in 1949 as Brent Jay Spiner in Houston, Texas, U.S.


Brent Barry

Brent Barry is a basketball biography. Brent was born in 1971 in Hempstead, New York.


Brent Kinsman

Brent Kinsman is an actors with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Brent was born in 1997 in Los Angeles, California.


Brent Briscoe

Brent Briscoe is an actor and writer. Brent was born in 1961 in Moberly, Missouri.


Brent Johnson

Brent Johnson is an ice hockey player. Brent was born in 1977 in Farmington, MI, USA.


Brent Stait

Brent was born in 1959 in Snow Lake, Manitoba, Canada.


Past life for Brent born Dec 12, 1933

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 1125. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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