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Bruin boy

First name origins & meanings:

  1. German: Brown's son
  2. English: Color name; son of the dark man

First name variations: Brown, Broun, Bruno, Bruins, Berowne, Bronsen, Bronnson, Bronsin, Bronsonn, Bronson

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Dutch: from a personal name based on Middle Dutch bruun ‘brown’, or a nickname referring to the color of the hair or complexion. See also Braun.
  2. English: of uncertain origin. Reaney suggests that the name may simply reflect a pronunciation of French Brun.
  3. Altered spelling of Swiss Bruhin.
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