Brendon

Brendon - A very unique male name



  Jul 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Brendon appeared on the charts for the first time in 1965 on position #1441. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Brendon and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Brendon? 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 Brendon. The baby boy name Brendon was given to 237 baby boys in 2012, ranking #783 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 6,924 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Brendon peaked in popularity 21 years ago in 1998 on position 316.



Famous with this name

Nicholas Brendon
Brendon Burns
Brendon Grimshaw


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Brendon is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Brendon is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #340 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #988.

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 Brendon is where you live.


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Brendon origin and meaning

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

Similar to Brendon

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

Brandon / Brent / Brendan / Bryant / Branden / Brenden / 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
2012783
2011747
2010633
2009559
2008575
2007524
2006514
2005469
2004453
2003428
2002399
2001394
2000349
1999330
1998316
1997334
1996349
1995379
1994340
1993394
1992366
1991391
1990455
1989418
1988471
1987436
1986470
1985501
1984490
1983552
1982562
1981593
1980642
1979659
1978676
1977634
1976666
1975620
1974777
1973764
1972845
1971805
1970759
1969758
1968723
19671092
19651441

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia340
Virginia491
Indiana500
Nevada521
Louisiana544
New Jersey548
Tennessee557
Missouri564
Michigan574
South Carolina626
Ohio634
Pennsylvania642
Massachusetts653
Utah724
Illinois729
New York775
Georgia793
Colorado805
Arizona819
North Carolina885
California943
Florida969
Texas988

Even more about Brendon


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 Brendon 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 Brendon?

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
1998
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Brendon
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 6,924
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1965
2012 births +237

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