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92k
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since 1880

Briana

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1.2m Brian (Irish)
377k Bryan (English)
245k Brianna (Irish)
20k Brianne (American)
1k Bryanne (American)
< 1k Breahna (American)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1950 8 8 0
1951 5 5 0
1953 8 8 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 16 16 0
1958 10 10 0
1959 11 11 0
1960 14 14 0
1961 22 22 0
1962 29 29 0
1963 23 23 0
1964 16 16 0
1965 30 30 0
1966 14 14 0
1967 32 32 0
1968 48 48 0
1969 70 70 0
1970 69 69 0
1971 99 99 0
1972 92 92 0
1973 121 121 0
1974 118 118 0
1975 179 179 0
1976 199 199 0
1977 362 362 0
1978 378 378 0
1979 500 500 0
1980 602 602 0
1981 571 571 0
1982 705 705 0
1983 688 688 0
1984 822 816 6
1985 795 788 7
1986 1,106 1,106 0
1987 1,449 1,449 0
1988 1,809 1,801 8
1989 2,371 2,353 18
1990 3,079 3,068 11
1991 3,698 3,686 12 #95 girl name
1992 4,362 4,352 10 #79 girl name
1993 4,892 4,878 14 #71 girl name
1994 5,020 5,000 20 #68 girl name
1995 4,624 4,612 12 #74 girl name
1996 4,745 4,735 10 #72 girl name
1997 4,482 4,475 7 #72 girl name
1998 4,160 4,153 7 #79 girl name
1999 3,837 3,837 0 #82 girl name
2000 3,760 3,754 6 #83 girl name
2001 3,235 3,235 0
2002 3,272 3,261 11
2003 3,057 3,057 0
2004 2,837 2,824 13
2005 2,541 2,541 0
2006 2,790 2,783 7
2007 2,829 2,823 6
2008 2,353 2,353 0
2009 2,078 2,071 7
2010 1,697 1,688 9
2011 1,338 1,338 0
2012 1,063 1,063 0
2013 913 913 0
2014 763 763 0
2015 762 762 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Briana baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 91,592 babies born with the name Briana in the United States. That's more than enough Brianas to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Briana" was in 1994 with a total of 5,000 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brianas)

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Briana" ranks #74 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, 113 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 5,020 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Briana popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Briana

The name "Briana" is of Irish origin, and it means "High, noble". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Briana Evigan

Briana Evigan is an actress, dancer, singer-songwriter, and choreographer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Briana was born in 1986 as Briana Barbara-Jane Evigan in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Briana Scurry

Briana Scurry is a football biography. Briana was born in 1971 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.

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Briana Banks

Briana Banks is an adult biography. Briana was born in 1978 as Briana Bany in Munich, Germany.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Briana

Briana Babineaux
Briana Bette
Briana Cuoco
Briana Jungwirth
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Briana Wolfsmith
Briana Culberson
Briana Dejesus

Alternative Meanings

B is for beloved, as you are to many.

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

N is for nice, need I say more?

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Anairb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Brinaa". 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 Briana born Apr 26, 1980

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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 Thailand approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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