Popularity:15374
Origin:Irish
Meaning:High; Noble; Strength
If you've been searching for the perfect alternative to Brian, meet the slightly more mysterious Brion. Meaning "high," "noble," and "strength," this boy's name originates from the Brittany region of Ireland. This classic choice has been stealing hearts since the 10th century and really caught on when it was introduced to England following the Norman Conquest. Even today, Brian and its other forms are a symbol of strength and virtue, perfect for a fiery little munchkin! Before you take the plunge, try out Bryan, Brien, Bry, and the possible misspelled, Brain.
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