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Meaning of Brandon

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Meaning

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.

Popularity

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.
USA baby name statistics

Pronunciation

The name Brandon is pronounced as bran-dun

Origins

Brandon originates from the English language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Brandon and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Brandon: Boys - Bradley, Braxton, Bronson, Buck, Clifton, Colby, Colt, Colton, Danton, Delmon, Demarcus, Demarion, Denley, Derek, Duke, Erwin, Heath, Hilton, Hudson, Keyon, Kip, Girls - Billye, Dimple, Enola, Fairy, Jaylyn, Jenny, Jolene, Josie, Keyla, Laisha, Loriann, Mammie, Marylee, Mertie, Myrl, Pink, Toni, Yareli, Both genders - Arlie, Avery, Dakota, Faren, Faron, Merle, Robert, Stacey, Sunny, Tanner

Variants

Popular Variants for the name Brandon: Band, Brand, Brandan, Branden (English), Brandin, Brandun, Brandyn, Brannan, Brannen, Brannin, Brannon, Brannun, Brannyn, Branton

Nicknames

Common nicknames for the name Brandon are: Bran

Style

We think the name Brandon should fall under the following style category: Ending with N.

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Impression

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" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Brandon (or its variants) are:

Brandon Chang, born on 28 December, a famous artist. Brandon Chang's background: A popular Chinese artist. By his late-teens, he became the apprentice of Michelle Yeoh (an internationally acclaimed superstar), and Anita Mui (a popular singer from Hong Kong who died in December 2003), before returning to Taiwan to pursue his entertainment career.
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