Name Meaning: Brian
Noble, strong, virtuous; hill.
Gender: Male
Pronounced: BRY-en
Origin: Gaelic Celtic

Brian is of Gaelic Celtic origin meaning "noble, strong and virtuous" and "hill". In the 10th century Brian Boru was a high king and great warrior of Ireland, one of the country's foremost national heroes. Brian has endured in English-speaking countries across centuries and remains a popular name choice for a boy.

Brian Variations:
Bryan / Bryon
Famous Brians:
Brian Wilson
Figure Skating
Brian Boitano
Nobel Prize
Brian P. Schmidt
Canadian Politics
Brian Mulroney

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