First name origin & meaning:
Old English: Fiery hill
First name variations: Brand, Bran, Brenden, Brendan, Brant, Brent, Brennen, Brennan, Branford, Brandon
Last name origins & meanings:
- Swedish: ornamental name composed of the personal name
Brand 1 (or the place name element brand) + the
adjectival suffix -én, from Latin -enius.
- Possibly a respelling of English Brandon, or alternatively
a shortened form of any of the various German family names beginning
with Branden- (see the following entries).
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