Brenden

Brenden - A very unique male name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Brenden appeared on the charts for the first time in 1965 on position #1569. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Brenden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Brenden? 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 Brenden. The baby boy name Brenden was given to 492 baby boys in 2012, ranking #499 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,335 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Brenden peaked in popularity 19 years ago in 2000 on position 241.



Famous with this name

Brennen Taylor
Brenden Meers
Brenden Dowd


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Brenden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Brenden is currently topping the baby name charts in Ohio at position #280 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #884.

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 Brenden is where you live.


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Brenden origin and meaning

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

Similar to Brenden

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

Brandon / Brent / Brendan / Bryant / Branden / 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
2012499
2011457
2010382
2009349
2008350
2007320
2006315
2005323
2004277
2003266
2002259
2001267
2000241
1999242
1998242
1997255
1996292
1995345
1994337
1993409
1992442
1991468
1990538
1989554
1988540
1987555
1986665
1985737
1984691
1983787
1982877
1981900
1980990
19791032
19781217
19771059
19761075
19751532
19741230
19731063
19721454
19711433
19701371
19691660
1968959
19671168
19661074
19651569

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Ohio280
Mississippi297
Michigan316
West Virginia339
South Carolina348
Maryland354
Indiana367
Virginia392
Colorado416
Washington429
Nebraska443
Iowa445
Georgia454
Kentucky459
Tennessee469
Utah496
Louisiana498
Illinois503
Arizona510
California525
Texas536
Arkansas552
Missouri563
Pennsylvania570
New York577
Oregon630
New Jersey706
Alabama715
Oklahoma721
Florida732
Wisconsin789
Minnesota820
North Carolina884

Even more about Brenden


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 Brenden 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 Brenden?

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
2000
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Brenden
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,335
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1965
2012 births +492

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