Meaning:high, noble, exalted
Brianna, the female version of Brian, entered the top 100 girls' names in 1992. A variation of the name Briana, it first appeared in Edmund Spenser’s 16th-century epic poem "The Faerie Queen." Variations of the name also include Breanna and Bryanna. It comes with the nicknames Bri, Bree and Anna. Country singer Trace Adkins has a daughter named Brianna.
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Source: Social Security Administration
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