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Meaning of Brien

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The name Brien has the following meaning:

Strong or "noble". A long-existing name that still remains commonly used today. However, it might soon be replaced by increasingly popular modern names such as Aidan.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Brien is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Brien in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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The name Brien is very likely a(n) Irish variant of the name Brian.

See other suggested Irish boy baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Brian.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Brien and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Brien: Boys - Clarence, Dacey, Girls - Caitlin, Nelia, Reanna, Una, Both genders - Darby


The name Brien is a variant of Brian. Other popular variants of the name Brian are: Briano, Briant, Brien, Brion, Bryan (English), Bryant, Bryen, Bryent, Bryon (English)


We think the name Brien should fall under the following style category: Celtic.

See other Celtic boy names


Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Brien to be: A mommy's boy

In one word, you might describe Brien as a(n) "reliant" person.

See other "reliant" names for boys.

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