Brett

Brett meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English
Usage: English and Breton
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: From Britain, The Breton, Native of Brittany and Prince
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Renowned Brett came from Old English is a gender-neutral name, meaning of Brett is "From Britain, A Breton, Native of Brittany or Prince" is used majorly in Breton and English. Brett is a shortened form of Brendan. Brendan is variation of Brendanus. Meaning of Brendan is Prince and Traveller is rooted from Old Irish and Celtic.

Variants of Brett

Bret, Brit, Bretta, Bridget, Brettlee, Britlee, Berek, Brighid, Brigid, Brigitte, Brettley

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Popularity of Brett

Brett was among the popular names in United States. Since emerging in 1926 around 160964 babies have been given the given name. At the peak of its usage in 1986, it ranked 69th when 4726 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 156 years. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 100 baby names 21 times Also, Brett was a popular name in New South Wales. Over 13080 babies have been named Brett since 1955. At the peak of its usage in 1963, 610 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 15th position. After 37 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Additionally, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 30 times

Brett was a common name in England and Wales. Over 1488 babies have been named Brett since 1996. At the peak of its usage in 1996,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 23 years. Also, Brett used to be a common name in Queensland, first appeared in 1960 and over 6323 babies have been given the name in 34 years. At the peak of its usage in 1964,. After 34 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts.

Brett is an uncommon baby name in France, where it had been in use for 20 years, last appeared in 2008 and made just beyond the top 2000 names. It had a short run of 5 years on Belgium boy names chart. Brett is a rare baby name in Ireland and may not be used now. But Brett is a popular baby name in Australia where every 1 in 400 have the name as well as in, England, Canada, South Africa and New Zealand. At least, 250000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our findings.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
2018787286854612
2017749312705016
2016729332574922
2015750321163685
2014664385697417
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Brett in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands40074325
Finland677200
Sweden501831
Norway502531
Denmark39030

What numerology tells about Brett?

You watch your mouth and think twice before you say something. You are easily adaptable to change but sometimes, you can get comfy in your misery and stay there for a while. You were this kind and generous person in the past but hanging around with negative and abusive people has changed you. Your devotion to people sometimes leads to disappointment because of your high expectations. If number 5 is your soul urge no it reveals your constant care of your soul and body.

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