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 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brianna" ranks #21 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 74 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of 12,429 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 buddy, everyone is your pal.
R is for relax, you know how!
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
A is for altruism, the unselfish you.
Your name in reverse order is "Annairb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nbnaira". 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 Apr 9, 1990
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 Africa approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.
As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Name poster for Brianna
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.