Brian meaning, origin, history

Name: Brian No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Celtic Irish English Ancient Irish
How to pronounce Brian brian What does my name mean? Meanings: Honorable, Strength, High, Noble, Virtuous, Hill, Hill Place, Brave,

Brian was ranked 186 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 11.38% from its previous ranking of 167 in 2014. Brian was ranked 964 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 3.43% from its previous ranking of 932 in 2013. First name derived from Briac. Comes from the Celtic "bri" Means "believes consideration" If Day December 18. Lively and spontaneous,Brianlike to philosophize about the big questions. These are imaginative and creative being who is no shortage of projects. Inquiring minds,Brianare passionate about everything. Orderly, accurate,Brianlike the work well done. Confident,Brianalso reassure those who live with them. Humor and sympathy make lovable men.

Full form of Brian : Blunt Refined Industrious Adventurous Nonconforming

Brian is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Brian is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1936 and ranked 186 (0.055528% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 1164788 people wear Brian as their first name. Brian is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1909 and ranked 186 (0.055528% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1164788 people have Brian as their first name. Brian is not a native United States and Brian may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.325831% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Brian
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1936269344
1937221519
1938199609
1939175808
19401611011
19411521123
19421351521
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History of Brian

Irish monk expelled by the Anglo-Saxon hordes who swept into his country, landed in Brittany Briac in the 6th century. He founded a monastery on a parish would become the city of Guingamp. He died around 555. It is the patron saint of Bourbriac where his tomb is located.

Expression number of Brian is 8.

Brian has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Brian are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Brian does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with Brian Aadrian, Aarian, Abian, Abrian, Adarian, Adian, Adorian, Adreian, Adrian, Aerian, Ahian, Aian, Aidian, Aidrian, Airian, Ajavian, Akadian, Aladrian, Alexian, AlianFamous people named Brian
Brian Boru, Irish king who ended the domination of the High Kingship of Ireland
Brian Teacher, American former professional male tennis player
Brian Freeman, Chicago-born author of psychological thriller novels
Brian Zoubek, American former basketball player
Brian Pumper, American pornographic actor, rapper and director
Brian Culbertson, American contemporary jazz musician, instrumentalist, producer and performer
Brian Van Holt, American actor and advertising model
Brian Tee, Japanese actor, known for his role as Takashi in Fast and Furious
Brianna Bazler in The Impaler as Actress
Brianne Benitz in Miracle Man as Actress
Brianna Hazard in Stunt C*cks as Actress
Brianna Belladonna in Doppelgangers as Actress
Brianna Young in Blend as Actress
Brianna Love in Steam Kings as Actress
Briana Michaud in Frog and Wombat as Actress
Brianna Mazzola in The Greys as Actress
Jess O'Brian in Horrendous Nascency as Actress
Brianna Gardner in Room 733 as Producer
Brian Blessed, actor,director
Brian De Palma, director,writer,producer
Brian Aherne, actor
Brian Aldiss, writer,actor
Brian Benben, actor,producer
Brian Dennehy, actor,producer,director
Brian Gibson, director,writer,producer
Brian Helgeland, writer,director,producer
Brian Keith, actor,director
Brian Donlevy, actor,producer
Brian A. Kates, editor
Brian Berdan, editor
Brian Koppelman, writer,producer,director
Brian Capener, cinematographer,writer
Brian Ash, producer,writer
Brian McNulty, producer,production manager
Brian Pearson, cinematographer,actor
Brian Benison, composer,actor
Brian Backman, assistant director,location management
Brian Young, director,writer,producer
Brian Tyler, composer
Brian Hughes, casting director
Brian Cox, actor,director
Brian Bowles, sound department
Brian Daly, writer
Brian Hamill, actor,producer
Brian Gunter, cinematographer
Brian Connolly, actor
Brian Grazer, producer,actor,writer
Brian Austin Green, actor,producer,director
Brian Henson, producer,actor,director
Brian McKnight, actor,composer
Brian Robbins, producer,actor,writer
Brian Setzer, actor,composer
Brian Tufano, cinematographer,director
Brian Eno, composer
Brian May, composer
Brian May, composer
Brian Palermo, actor,writer,producer
Brian Zinnikas, producer
Brian Aaron, actor
Brian Abadie, actor
Brian Abbott, actor
Brian Abbot, actor
Brian Abent, actor
Brian Abercrombie, actor
Brian Abrahams, actor
Brian Accetta, transportation department
Brian Ackland-Snow, production designer,art director
Brian Ackley, producer,writer,director
Brian Adams, actor
Brian Adams, actor
Brian Adelman, actor
Brian Ades, production manager
Brian Adlawan, actor
Brian Adler, composer
Names like Brian Related Names: Irish: Bryant (Virtuous, He Ascends, Strength, High Hill), English: Bryan, Bryony (Climbing Plant, Vine with Small Blossoms), Other: Brye , Brien (Courageous Raven, Bold Raven), Bryon (Celtic) (Right-hand Son, Similar to Benedict, Hill), Bryen (One who Brews Ale, Brewer), Bryent , Palaina (A deriative of the, Gaelic, and Irish Brian), Briant (One who Brews Ale, Brewer), Brain (From the Valley of the Boar), Brayan (Celtic), Breon, Bridget (Celtic), Briana (Celtic), Brianah (Beverage Brandy, Sweet Nectar, Name of a Liquor), Brianalee, Brianamarie, Briananthony (Broad Hillside), Brianca, Briance, Briand (Danish variant spelling of Brian), Brianda, Briandra (Beverage Brandy, Sweet Nectar, Name of a Liquor), Briane (One who Brews Ale, Brewer), Briani (Beverage Brandy, Sweet Nectar, Name of a Liquor), Briania, Brianica, Brianie (One who Brews Ale, Brewer), Brianka (Hilltop, Variant of Brent), Briann (Strong, She Ascends, Female Version of Brian)Posts having Brian: Comments :Brian is a male first name of Irish origin. We celebrate that name on 18 December. The name Brian has bri meaning "authority", "elevation" or "nobility" root which is also located in Briac and Brieuc and in the Proto-Brythonic brigonos (Gallic brigo ). Brian is a name that comes from a Celtic root. Brian means "The great strength" or even "Strong". This name is quite common in English - speaking countries. The name was also common in England and Scotland by Irish immigrants. It is persistently popular in Ireland because of the warrior and the High King Brian Boru (940-1014), who repelled the Vikings in ' XI century and perished in the Battle of Clontarf , but it was already common in Ireland before, and it became even more so after. Was introduced in England in the Middle Ages by settlers from Brittany, but later became rare, and then be widely taken up in the twentieth century. The Bryant variant derived from a surname derived in turn from Brian, while the name Bree can occasionally result from an abbreviation of Brianna variant. Speaking of the female form, the original one, Briana, was rarely used until the 1970s , when it began to spread rapidly, giving rise also to a number of variants. Variants and derived forms: Brayan, Brayane, Brayann, Briand, Briac, Bryan, Brett, Brajan and Bryann or Bryant (Kobe, NBA), and the female form Briana, Brianna, Brianne, Briagenn, Brivaëlle and Bryana - Sarah Loredo Popularity of Brian

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