Brendan - Meaning Of Brendan, What Does Brendan Mean?

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Brendan Meaning


What does Brendan mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Brendan is of Celtic and Irish origin.

The meaning of Brendan is "prince".  

Brendan is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bren-dan.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 326 in baby name popularity for boys with 998 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


Variants of the name Brendan include Brenden, Brendon, Brennan, Brennen, Brennon.

Brendan falls into the royal title name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Brendan Gaughan, Brendan Fraser.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Brendan in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Brendan 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 Brendan in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Brendan Numerology page.

Brendan Numerology
Brendan in Hieroglyhics
Brendan in Nautical Flags
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.

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