US Popularity:5263
Other Origin(s):Irish, Spanish
Meaning:Hill; Tar; Noble
Brea is an idyllic landscape-inspired name from Old English, meaning “hill.” This feminine title was a habitational name for families who lived on or near a hill, possibly derived from the Welsh and Cornish bre. Brea is also a Spanish word for “tar,” famously known for the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles. Sometimes spelled as Bria, Brea may stem from Brian, a masculine Irish name meaning “noble.” Regardless of which origin inspires you, there’s no denying Brea’s beautiful charm—something baby is sure to carry with pride.

Brea Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Brea is currently #3100 on The Bump
Girl:Brea is currently #2120 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Brea is currently #5263 in U.S. births
Girl:Brea is currently #3010 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 245
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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