Bryant

Bryant - A very unique male name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Bryant appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #501. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Bryant and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Bryant? 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 Bryant. The baby boy name Bryant was given to 502 baby boys in 2012, ranking #491 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,269 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Bryant peaked in popularity 31 years ago in 1988 on position 162.



Famous with this name

Kobe Bryant
Anthony Bryant
Nana Bryant


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Bryant is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Bryant is currently topping the baby name charts in Alabama at position #121 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #662.

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 Bryant is where you live.


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Bryant origin and meaning

Bryant is a 6 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Bryant, pop culture references for the name Bryant and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Bryant

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

Brandon / Brent / Brendan / Branden / 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
2012491
2011447
2010436
2009411
2008410
2007406
2006386
2005360
2004321
2003306
2002306
2001302
2000319
1999329
1998310
1997303
1996309
1995296
1994303
1993276
1992262
1991251
1990202
1989174
1988162
1987181
1986251
1985317
1984312
1983292
1982308
1981313
1980315
1979326
1978311
1977323
1976323
1975347
1974318
1973286
1972268
1971286
1970273
1969274
1968282
1967299
1966330
1965326
1964355
1963346
1962376
1961380
1960400
1959425
1958426
1957435
1956498
1955539
1954586
1953520
1952605
1951552
1950658
1949679
1948643
1947769
1946676
1945713
1944663
1943793
1942671
1941798
1940658
1939719
1938715
1937712
1936779
1935785
1934639
1933717
1932661
1931859
1930919
1929817
1928679
1927790
1926675
1925665
1924684
1923768
1922833
1921670
1920673
1919807
1918768
1917823
1916763
1915766
1914627
1913660
1910501

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alabama121
South Carolina303
Arkansas312
Tennessee336
Georgia369
Maryland373
Florida411
Mississippi422
North Carolina425
New Mexico439
New York442
Missouri444
California445
Louisiana458
Pennsylvania461
Virginia492
Ohio499
Illinois504
Colorado537
Washington544
Indiana573
New Jersey598
Arizona620
Texas621
Oklahoma629
Michigan662

Even more about Bryant


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 Bryant 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 Bryant?

1 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
1988
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Bryant
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,269
Letter count 6
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +502

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