in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Irish
- Meaning: High, noble
- #302 All Time
- #85 in 2014
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 first appeared 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 #11 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 196 babies in South Carolina 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?
What does the name "Brianna" mean?
Brianna (Irish): High, noble
The name "Brianna" is of Irish origin and it means "High, noble". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.
B is for beauty, that comes from within.
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
A is for activities, for you have many.
N is for natural, the genuine side of you.
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
Your name in reverse order is "Annairb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Annibar". 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.
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 region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Brianna
Past life for Brianna born Dec 5, 1966
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 Northern New Zealand approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
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.