Brianne – Meaning and Origin
The name Brianne is a modern variant of the traditional Irish name Brianna. The name is derived from the Gaelic word “breann” which means “noble” or “strong”. It is also related to the Latin word “brianus” which means “strength”.
Brianne has been steadily increasing in popularity since the late 1990s, and is now one of the top 500 most popular names for girls in the United States. It is especially popular in Ireland, where it ranks as one of the top 10 most popular names for girls.
Famous People Named Brianne
There are several famous people who have been given the name Brianne, including: actress Brianne Davis, singer-songwriter Brianne Pfannenstiel, Olympic gold medalist Brianne McLaughlin, and professional golfer Brianne Young.
Variations of the Name
The name Brianne can also be spelled as Briana, Bryanna, Breanna, or Brianna. There are also several variations of the name that include different spellings such as Brionna, Bryonah, and Bryonna.