in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: English
- Meaning: From Britain
- #184 All Time
How popular is the name "Brittany" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1982||3,115||3,099||16||#94 girl name|
|1983||4,403||4,377||26||#64 girl name|
|1984||7,708||7,662||46||#41 girl name|
|1985||15,499||15,438||61||#17 girl name|
|1986||20,384||20,309||75||#8 girl name|
|1987||22,312||22,224||88||#7 girl name|
|1988||26,915||26,815||100||#6 girl name|
|1989||38,002||37,786||216||#3 girl name|
|1990||36,647||36,535||112||#3 girl name|
|1991||29,134||29,089||45||#3 girl name|
|1992||25,020||24,976||44||#4 girl name|
|1993||21,761||21,726||35||#6 girl name|
|1994||18,937||18,899||38||#7 girl name|
|1995||16,513||16,477||36||#8 girl name|
|1996||13,815||13,796||19||#14 girl name|
|1997||11,540||11,527||13||#20 girl name|
|1998||9,856||9,843||13||#25 girl name|
|1999||7,947||7,942||5||#35 girl name|
|2000||5,182||5,182||0||#61 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Brittany? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 357,551 babies born with the name Brittany in the United States. That's more than enough Brittanies to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1963 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brittany" was in 1989 with a total of 37,786 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brittanies)
According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brittany" ranks #8 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, 305 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 22,312 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 "Brittany" mean?
Brittany (English): From Britain
The name "Brittany" is of English origin and it means "From Britain". It's a name commonly given to girls.
B is for bounce, your ability to renew.
R is for romp, you know how to have fun!
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
T is for talent, hidden or not.
T is for teacher, you truly are.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
N is for natural, the genuine side of you.
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
Your name in reverse order is "Ynattirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Biytartn". 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 Brittany popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Brittany in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Brittany
Brittany Curran is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Brittany was born in 1990 as Brittany Elizabeth Curran in Weymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.
Past life for Brittany born Jan 29, 1986
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 Alaska approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.
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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Name poster for Brittany
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.