Name: Bryan

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bryan

  • Meaning:
    Noble, strong, virtuous; hill
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (BRY an)
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Miscellaneous Info for Bryan

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A common respelling of the name "Brian," Bryan also occurs quite regularly as a surname.

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