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Briana Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Briana is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Briana is "strong, honorable".  

It is also of Celtic and origin, where its meaning is "".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 419  in baby name popularity for girls with 761 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Briana is a form of the name Brian.

Variants of the name Briana include Briahna, Brianda, Briania, Brianna, Briannah, Brianne, Briannon.

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Name Fun

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Be creative with the name Briana.

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

Names Like This

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.