Branden

Branden - A very unique male name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Branden appeared on the charts for the first time in 1967 on position #1416. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Branden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Branden? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Branden. The baby boy name Branden was given to 200 baby boys in 2012, ranking #858 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,205 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Branden peaked in popularity 27 years ago in 1992 on position 249.



Famous with this name

William Branden Blinn
Branden Morgan
Branden Macor


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Branden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Branden is currently topping the baby name charts in Connecticut at position #407 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,370.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Branden is where you live.


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Branden origin and meaning

Branden is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Branden, pop culture references for the name Branden and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Branden

We've found the following names that sound similar to Branden, sorted by popularity.

Brandon / Brent / Brendan / Bryant / Brenden / Brendon / Brenton / Brantley / Brant / Brandan /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012858
2011686
2010636
2009604
2008587
2007482
2006474
2005441
2004423
2003395
2002369
2001340
2000340
1999311
1998309
1997305
1996288
1995289
1994268
1993268
1992249
1991266
1990298
1989261
1988265
1987250
1986260
1985265
1984277
1983300
1982323
1981320
1980410
1979499
1978529
1977531
1976613
1975561
1974656
1973703
1972809
19711039
19701003
19681342
19671416

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Connecticut407
Maryland503
Florida521
Kansas592
New Jersey596
New York640
Missouri676
California679
Pennsylvania680
Tennessee706
Michigan773
North Carolina800
Ohio803
Washington826
Georgia875
Texas1236
Illinois1370

Even more about Branden


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Branden a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Branden?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1992
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Branden
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 8,205
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1967
2012 births +200

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