First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bradan

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Alt. Meaning

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

R is for rational, the way you think.

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

D is for dandy, a description of you!

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Fun Facts about the name Bradan

  • How Popular is the name Bradan? Bradan is the 18,087th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Bradan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 441 babies born with the first name Bradan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bradan to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bradan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Bradan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bradan is Thursday, September 5th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Bradan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bradan was in 2005 with a total of 44 babies.
  • Random Bradan Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bradan is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Bradan: The name spelled backwards is Nadarb. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nadrab. How do you pronounce that?
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