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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1924 most popular

What does the name "Bruno" mean?

Bruno (German): Brown One

The name "Bruno" is of German origin and it means "Brown One". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

R is for rational, the way you think.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

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?

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


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 first appeared 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 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bruno" is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 258 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Bruno popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Bruno 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!

Celebrities named Bruno

Bruno Ganz

Bruno was born in 1941 in Zurich, Switzerland.


Bruno Sammartino

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


Bruno Kirby

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


Bruno Campos

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


Bruno Bichir

Bruno was born in 1967.


Bruno Cheyrou

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


Past life for Bruno born Sep 25, 2006

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 700. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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