Meaning of Brandon
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Brandon has the following meaning:
Place name. "Broom covered hill". A popular choice.
This name can be given to both baby boys and girls. It is a unisex name.
As a baby boy name, Brandon is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 19 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Brandon fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 5 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 38 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Brandon in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Brandon is pronounced as bran-dun
The following names are baby names related to Brandon and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Brandon: Boys - Bradley
, Girls - Billye
, Both genders - Arlie
Popular Variants for the name Brandon: Band
Common nicknames for the name Brandon are: Bran
We think the name Brandon should fall under the following style category: Ending with N
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Brandon to be: A tall, dark-skinned American boy, somewhat outgoing
In one word, you might describe Brandon as a(n) "outgoing
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