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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Briant

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Alt. Meaning

B is for busy, your never idle life.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

I is for ideals, no higher!

A is for aware, of your surroundings

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

T is for talent, hidden or not.

Notable Persons Named Briant

Briant was born in 1871 in Salt Lake City. He breathed his last breath in 1949.

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Briant Alberti is a sports team member for the VfB Lübeck.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Briant

Saint Alexander Briant was a saint. He holds the title Priest and Martyr. Saint was born on August 17th, 1556 in Somerset, England. He left this life on December 1st, 1581.

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Pierre Briant is a in the field of iranian studies. Pierre was born on September 30th, 1940 in Angers.

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Michael E. Briant is a director. Michael was given the name Michael Edwin Briant on February 14th, 1942 in Bournemouth.

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Gavin Briant is a cricketer. Gavin was born on April 11th, 1969 in Harare.

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Vincent Briant is a soccer player for the Free agent, FC Nantes, CS Sedan Ardennes, and Brittany national football team. Vincent was born on January 9th, 1986 in Quimperlé.

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George was born in Hackney, London, England.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1947 6 0 6
1950 6 0 6
1955 9 0 9
1957 17 0 17
1958 13 0 13
1959 9 0 9
1960 12 0 12
1961 17 0 17
1962 16 0 16
1963 14 0 14
1964 9 0 9
1965 15 0 15
1966 17 0 17
1967 13 0 13
1968 13 0 13
1969 14 0 14
1970 19 0 19
1971 13 0 13
1972 15 0 15
1973 13 0 13
1974 8 0 8
1975 15 0 15
1976 12 0 12
1977 9 0 9
1978 18 0 18
1979 11 0 11
1980 10 0 10
1981 8 0 8
1982 11 0 11
1983 13 0 13
1984 6 0 6
1985 11 0 11
1986 9 0 9
1987 13 0 13
1988 27 0 27
1989 19 0 19
1990 28 0 28
1991 16 0 16
1992 24 0 24
1993 17 0 17
1994 17 0 17
1995 15 0 15
1996 17 0 17
1997 23 0 23
1998 21 0 21
1999 18 0 18
2000 20 0 20
2001 20 0 20
2002 36 0 36
2003 28 0 28
2004 27 0 27
2005 18 0 18
2006 17 0 17
2007 20 0 20
2008 26 0 26
2009 16 0 16
2010 14 0 14
2011 13 0 13
2012 5 0 5
2013 6 0 6
2014 8 0 8
2016 9 0 9
2017 8 0 8

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Popularity of Briant as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Briant U.S.
  White 80.95% 64.26%
  African American 12.17% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.85% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Briant

People with the last name Briant are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Briant

  • How Popular is the name Briant? Briant is the 10,938th most popular name of all time. As a last name Briant was the 30,799th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Briant have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 947 babies born with the first name Briant in the United States. That's more than enough people named Briant to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Briant? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Briant first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Briant is Wednesday, May 4th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Briant born? The highest recorded use of the first name Briant was in 2002 with a total of 36 babies.
  • Random Briant Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Briant is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Briant: Your name in reverse order is Tnairb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Itarbn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Briant? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 756 people with the last name Briant.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Briant? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Briant as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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