US Popularity:9514
Origin:Irish
Other Origin(s):Celtic, Gaelic
Meaning:Descendant of Bran; Raven; The brook
If you’re on the lookout for a name that encapsulates Irish charm and Celtic mysticism, the name Byrne should be at the top of your list. Derived from the Gaelic O’Broin, this surname-turned-given name can be traced all the way back to the 10th century. Boasting a regal aura, it is closely linked to the name Bran, which was born by the King of Leinster in Ireland in the 7th century. Byrne has a selection of definitions, including “descendant of Bran,” “raven,” or “the brook,” and is a worthy title for the newest little ruler of your kingdom.

Byrne Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
1975
#13875
in 1975
- 5888
from 1966
In comparison to the previous year's data

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