Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: High, Noble
Main Origin Language: Irish
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In 2017 the name Bryan...

• was given to 1,827 baby boys
• was the 210th most popular name for baby boys
• was 70% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Florida, Deleware, and Rhode Island
• was least popular in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Hawaii
• was about as popular as Kaden and Kyle
Babies Named Bryan Born Per Year
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(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Bryan...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1977
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1950
• is 38% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 52% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Christopher, Andre, Orlando, Andrea, Katrina, Rachell
• has the most opposite popularity history to Conrad, Henry, Charlie, Vivian, Cecelia, Cleo
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Bryan Per State
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Geographically the name Bryan...

• 4% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Dylan, Brandon, Thiago, Daniela, Angela, Genesis
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Xander, Jasper, Tucker, Clara, Ellie, Hadley
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Bryan by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Bryan are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Bryan will be the only kid named Bryan in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Bryan compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Bryan rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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