Brittany

Pronunciation: bre-e-tta-hne-e
Origin: Scotland
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe

Brittany is a feminine given name of Celtic origin, derived from the historical region of Brittany in France. The name signifies "from Britain" or "from the land of the Britons" and has been popular in the United States since the early 1970s. The origin of the name Brittany can be traced back to the Celtic culture, specifically the historical country of Brittany, which is now a part of France. The region was initially called Brittany, but when French settlers went to Great Britain, they took their local name with them and became the Bretons of England. The name Britain later came to signify the entire country. The name Brittany has a rich cultural history that spans across different regions and countries, making it a versatile and meaningful choice for parents.

Brittany Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Brittany is currently #639 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Brittany is currently #336 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Brittany is currently #630 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Brittany is currently #334 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Brittany

  • Brittany Murphy: Brittany Murphy was an American actress and singer known for her roles in "Clueless," "8 Mile," and "Sin City." She passed away in 2009.
  • Brittany Snow: Brittany Snow is an American actress and singer known for her roles in "Pitch Perfect," "Hairspray," and "John Tucker Must Die."