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The name Brandon is a baby boy name. The name Brandon comes from the Irish origin. In Irish The meaning of the name Brandon is: Variant of Brendan: Prince, or brave. Some scholars believe Brendan means 'stinking hair'.

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Boy or Girl ?: boy
Origin of name: Irish
Meaning: Variant of Brendan: Prince, or brave. Some scholars believe Brendan means 'stinking hair'.
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written by ladyslayer, January 06, 2008
I love this name!!! My very good friend is named Brandon.
written by Little Miss Independent, January 30, 2008
I love this name but I never knew it was Irish that has made me love the name even more now!
written by momtobe, February 01, 2008
Brandon is the name of a mountain in County Kerry in Ireland
written by Angie Z, May 12, 2008
Hi, i have a son and i loved the orignal meaning of brandyn i got out of a book almost 8 years ago, had the spelling brandon but it had other ways to spell brandon like brandyn (which we choose), and branden, and i think brandin.....i prefer the y it's different which i like....
The boy's name Brandon -ran-don, br(a)-ndon is pronounced BRAN-den. It is of Old English origin, and its meaning is "broom, gorse hill". Transferred use of the surname and place name. In some cases, a variant of the less popular Brendan. TV executive Brandon Tartikoff.

Brandon has 8 variant forms: Brand, Brandan, Branden, Brandin, Brandyn, Brannon, Branton and Brennan.

For more information, see also the related name Brenton.

written by Bobbie Jo, September 27, 2008
I love this fiance and I are trying to come up with boy names, and I have my heart set on this name, but he hates it...any ideas?
written by angie stirling, December 12, 2009
Hi i have a 12yr old son called Brandon still luv the name

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