First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bruer

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Alt. Meaning

B is for bounce, your ability to renew.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

R is for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Bruer

Alfred was born on November 4th, 1897 in Schwäbisch Gmünd. He left this life on February 12th, 1976.


Marc was born in 1770. He left this life in 1823.


Bob Bruer is a gridiron football player. Bob was born on May 22nd, 1953 in Madison, Wisconsin.


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Popularity of Bruer as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bruer U.S.
  White 87.46% 64.26%
  African American 7.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.33% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bruer

People with the last name Bruer are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Bruer

  • How Popular is the name Bruer? As a last name Bruer was the 33,596th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Bruer first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Bruer is Wednesday, January 16th, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Bruer? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Bruer. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Bruer: Your name in reverse order is Reurb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Burer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bruer? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 678 people with the last name Bruer.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bruer? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bruer as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k 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).
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