Origin:Irish
Popularity:22369
Meaning:thunder", in place of Prunty, which is an Irish surname meaning "descendant of Proinnteach
Bronte as a girl's name is of English origin. Literary: transferred use of the surname of the sisters Charlotte, Emily, and Anne. The spelling is influenced by Greek "bronte", meaning "thunder", in place of Prunty, which is an Irish surname meaning "descendant of Proinnteach".

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