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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Breana mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Breana

"Breana" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Close to God. Variant of Brian". It's a name commonly given to girls.

How popular is the baby name Breana in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 5 5 0
1974 14 14 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 20 20 0
1977 27 27 0
1978 22 22 0
1979 50 50 0
1980 57 57 0
1981 39 39 0
1982 58 58 0
1983 62 62 0
1984 67 67 0
1985 105 105 0
1986 120 120 0
1987 134 134 0
1988 199 199 0
1989 291 291 0
1990 432 432 0
1991 516 516 0
1992 568 568 0
1993 638 638 0
1994 678 678 0
1995 655 655 0
1996 697 697 0
1997 625 625 0
1998 559 559 0
1999 556 556 0
2000 480 480 0
2001 408 408 0
2002 412 412 0
2003 379 379 0
2004 370 370 0
2005 298 298 0
2006 318 318 0
2007 308 308 0
2008 210 210 0
2009 186 186 0
2010 160 160 0
2011 104 104 0
2012 82 82 0
2013 38 38 0
2014 40 40 0
2015 40 40 0
2016 34 34 0
2017 27 27 0

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Popularity of Breana as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Breana

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  • How Popular is the name Breana? Breana is the 2,345th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Breana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,100 babies born with the first name Breana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Breana to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Breana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Breana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Breana is Saturday, June 9th, 1956.
  • What year had the most people named Breana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Breana was in 1996 with a total of 697 babies.
  • Random Breana Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Breana is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 25 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Breana: Your name in reverse order is Anaerb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Bneara. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Breana born Jun 9, 1959

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 Borneo approximately on 1350. 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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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  • 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).