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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Brage

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  • A user from Australia says the name Brage is of Greek origin and means "God of Music".
  • A submission from Oklahoma, United States says the name Brage means "God of Music and Poetry" and is of Norwegian origin.

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Brage
the Norse god of poetry and music; a son of Odin.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. (Norse mythology) god of poetry and music; son of Odin

Old Norse Bragi, from bragr (“first, foremost”) or bragr (“poetry”).

  1. A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Brage

Brage was born on March 22nd, 1967.


Brage Haug is a sports team member for the Strindheim IL.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Brage

Axel Brage is a hockey player for the Linköpings HC in the Swedish Hockey League. His most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to present. Axel was born on January 11th, 1989 in Stockholm.


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Popularity of Brage as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Brage U.S.
  White 86.92% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Brage

People with the last name Brage are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Brage

  • How Popular is the name Brage? Brage is the 73,757th most popular name of all time. As a last name Brage was the 130,610th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Brage have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10 babies born with the first name Brage in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Brage? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Brage born? The highest recorded use of the first name Brage was in 2000 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Brage: Your name in reverse order is Egarb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Geabr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Brage? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 130 people with the last name Brage.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Brage? Brage is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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