US Popularity:1453
Meaning:Brown, dark, dusky; Armor, protection
Bruno is a boy's name of German origin, both solid and unwavering, meaning "brown," "dark," and "dusky." Long associated with earthy hues, Bruno holds strength from the Old High German word brunna, which means "armor" or "protection." Variable as its meanings may be, Bruno holds firm as a sturdy name capable of standing the test of time. Inspiring acclaim since the 11th century, Bruno has represented a patron saint, a Lewis Carroll fairytale character, and an award-winning singer-songwriter, to name a few. Embodying endurance, this empowering name will undoubtedly fill baby with confidence and courage in all their endeavors.

Famous People Named Bruno

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  • Frank Bruno

Bruno Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Bruno is currently #1035 on The Bump
Boy:Bruno is currently #276 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Bruno is currently #1453 in U.S. births
Boy:Bruno is currently #502 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 187
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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