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Brazil Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Brazil is of Celtic origin.

The meaning of Brazil is "brave, strong in conflict".  

It is also of Irish origin, where its meaning is "brave, strong in conflict ".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 5010  in baby name popularity for girls with 27 occurrences.  It ranked 9707 in popular baby names for boys with 7 occurrences. 

View the Brazil Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Brazil has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Brazil to other names.


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Would you like to fingerspell the name Brazil in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Brazil.

Just for fun, see the name Brazil in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Brazil in Nautical Flags page.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.