in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Irish
- Meaning: High, noble
- #302 All Time
- #85 in 2014
Pronunciation of Brianna
How popular is the name "Brianna" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1988||2,975||2,962||13||#96 girl name|
|1989||4,007||3,995||12||#77 girl name|
|1990||5,687||5,678||9||#61 girl name|
|1991||6,576||6,558||18||#51 girl name|
|1992||7,309||7,296||13||#43 girl name|
|1993||8,789||8,771||18||#32 girl name|
|1994||10,539||10,518||21||#27 girl name|
|1995||11,899||11,879||20||#21 girl name|
|1996||11,941||11,923||18||#17 girl name|
|1997||12,020||12,007||13||#17 girl name|
|1998||12,058||12,046||12||#17 girl name|
|1999||12,429||12,410||19||#14 girl name|
|2000||12,891||12,873||18||#15 girl name|
|2001||11,794||11,774||20||#18 girl name|
|2002||11,527||11,516||11||#17 girl name|
|2003||10,602||10,580||22||#17 girl name|
|2004||9,850||9,797||53||#17 girl name|
|2005||9,366||9,354||12||#20 girl name|
|2006||9,374||9,361||13||#20 girl name|
|2007||8,854||8,845||9||#22 girl name|
|2008||8,265||8,251||14||#23 girl name|
|2009||7,353||7,345||8||#24 girl name|
|2010||6,274||6,267||7||#30 girl name|
|2011||5,180||5,173||7||#45 girl name|
|2012||4,633||4,624||9||#51 girl name|
|2013||3,893||3,884||9||#71 girl name|
|2014||3,582||3,582||0||#85 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Brianna? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 241,577 babies born with the name Brianna in the United States. That's more than enough Briannas to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brianna" was in 2000 with a total of 12,873 babies. (That's a lot of baby Briannas)
According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brianna" ranks #54 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, 273 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of 6,576 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 Brianna popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Brianna in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Brianna" mean? The list below shows the origins of Brianna as well as things modernly associated with the name Brianna such as celebrities named Brianna.
Origin and Meaning of Brianna
The name "Brianna" is of Irish origin, and it means "High, noble". It's a name commonly given to girls.
B is for beloved, as you are to many.
R is for radiant, it's your personality!
I is for intense, your zest of living.
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
N is for natural, the genuine side of you.
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
Your name in reverse order is "Annairb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nrnaabi". 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 Brianna born Dec 2, 2011
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern England approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Name poster for Brianna
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.