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15k
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Bruno

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Brown One
  • #1924 All Time
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27k Brenna
20k Brianne
20k Brynn
16k Barney

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1881 6 0 6
1882 5 0 5
1884 7 0 7
1885 7 0 7
1886 5 0 5
1887 12 0 12
1888 6 0 6
1889 7 0 7
1890 10 0 10
1891 15 0 15
1892 14 0 14
1893 10 0 10
1894 18 0 18
1895 14 0 14
1896 13 0 13
1897 12 0 12
1898 17 0 17
1899 7 0 7
1900 26 0 26
1901 13 0 13
1902 15 0 15
1903 9 0 9
1904 18 0 18
1905 23 0 23
1906 19 0 19
1907 20 0 20
1908 27 0 27
1909 33 0 33
1910 54 0 54
1911 54 0 54
1912 127 0 127
1913 180 0 180
1914 219 0 219
1915 348 0 348
1916 353 0 353
1917 328 0 328
1918 348 0 348
1919 261 0 261
1920 292 0 292
1921 311 0 311
1922 261 0 261
1923 287 0 287
1924 261 0 261
1925 211 0 211
1926 209 0 209
1927 189 0 189
1928 172 0 172
1929 147 0 147
1930 160 0 160
1931 121 0 121
1932 98 0 98
1933 111 0 111
1934 112 0 112
1935 87 0 87
1936 85 0 85
1937 80 0 80
1938 78 0 78
1939 54 0 54
1940 68 0 68
1941 90 0 90
1942 79 0 79
1943 63 0 63
1944 67 0 67
1945 58 0 58
1946 71 0 71
1947 81 0 81
1948 49 0 49
1949 74 0 74
1950 69 0 69
1951 83 0 83
1952 83 0 83
1953 88 0 88
1954 68 0 68
1955 74 0 74
1956 93 0 93
1957 107 0 107
1958 89 0 89
1959 92 0 92
1960 106 0 106
1961 104 0 104
1962 88 0 88
1963 102 0 102
1964 84 0 84
1965 86 0 86
1966 78 0 78
1967 89 0 89
1968 95 0 95
1969 50 0 50
1970 75 0 75
1971 76 0 76
1972 78 0 78
1973 63 0 63
1974 67 0 67
1975 39 0 39
1976 51 0 51
1977 43 0 43
1978 66 0 66
1979 57 0 57
1980 64 0 64
1981 64 0 64
1982 76 0 76
1983 78 0 78
1984 58 0 58
1985 67 0 67
1986 64 0 64
1987 60 0 60
1988 77 0 77
1989 99 0 99
1990 113 0 113
1991 95 0 95
1992 82 0 82
1993 109 0 109
1994 94 0 94
1995 105 0 105
1996 125 0 125
1997 118 0 118
1998 112 0 112
1999 119 0 119
2000 156 0 156
2001 159 0 159
2002 220 0 220
2003 224 0 224
2004 229 0 229
2005 239 0 239
2006 258 0 258
2007 263 0 263
2008 274 0 274
2009 245 0 245
2010 297 0 297
2011 261 0 261
2012 284 0 284
2013 377 0 377
2014 377 0 377

Want to know about the populiarty of Bruno? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,678 babies born with the name Bruno in the United States. That's more than enough Brunos to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bruno" was in 2014 with a total of 377 babies.

According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bruno" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, 110 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1916. Across the entire United States a total of 353 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Bruno popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Bruno" mean? The list below shows the origins of Bruno as well as things modernly associated with the name Bruno such as celebrities named Bruno.

German

Origin and Meaning of Bruno

The name "Bruno" is of German origin, and it means "Brown One". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Bruno Ganz

Bruno was born in 1941 in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Bruno Sammartino

Bruno Sammartino is a professional wrestler. Bruno was born in 1935 as Bruno Leopoldo Francesco Sammartino in Pizzoferrato, Kingdom of Italy.

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Bruno Kirby

Bruno Kirby is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1971 to 2006. Bruno was born in 1949 as Bruno Giovanni Quidaciolu, Jr. in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Bruno Campos

Bruno was born in 1973 as Bruno Campos in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Bruno Bichir

Bruno was born in 1967.

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Bruno Cheyrou

Bruno Cheyrou is a football biography. Bruno was born in 1978 in Suresnes, France.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for buddy, everyone is your pal.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

Your name in reverse order is "Onurb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rboun". 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 Bruno born Aug 3, 1970

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 North of Latin America approximately on 800. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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