From Britanny, Britain

Brett Name Information

Gender 👩🧑 Boy And Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \b-re-tt\
Number in U.S 👶 161,000
Rate in 2021 1819
Numerology 🔢 2
Name origin 🌍 English

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Additional description of the name Brett
"Brett" is a popular name for boys And girls that has English origin. Meaning of the name Brett is: "From Britanny, Britain".

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05/10/2023 05:04:02

The most amazing women I have ever known was named Ilo, she was my Great Aunt...more like a Grandmother. I always spent weekends with her while growing up. She passed in 2010 and I am now raising my family in her home with my husband of 10 years. We have a 3 year old son and a baby girl due in 8 weeks, whom I will be naming after my Great Aunt Ilo...It's a special and unique name!

03/08/2023 18:49:18

I like my name, agree with the other poster about the mispelling and mispronouncing, which is a pretty common problem. i've decided to just go by my nick machine! (just kidding)

02/15/2023 19:58:40

I love my name Brett. I was named after a favorite author of my father, Bret Hart. The without n't wrestler. They gave me two 't's to match middle name'scott. I tell people It's because It's worth more in scrabble.

01/19/2023 03:12:04

We named our son Brody Alex in April2013. Everyone comments on his name and loves it. We call him brody, brod, and bubba lol why we call him bubba is beyond me hes a rail!

01/01/2023 00:14:44

my name came from Brett Maverick - the tv show character from the 60's and 70's - my parents watched it and like the name. i always get brent, burt or brad once in a while but that's about it... when i am called Brat it is deserved so there's n'thing to say! people say I'make them laugh and laugh a lot...

11/23/2022 08:26:18

My son's name is Brett. He is named after George Brett, Kansas City Royals 3rd baseman. His middle name is Ryan after Nolan Ryan'the pitcher. Funny how you become your name as he loves baseball and both pitches and plays third base!!

11/13/2022 15:40:42

My name is Brett, and I did appreciate being the only Brett in HS & college, and my career. I was born in 1973 and named after Brett Maverick, the character that Janes Garner played in'tV. It's a crisp fun youthful name. I was often asked if it was a nick name. In'the media recently, it was referred to as a ?Frat Boy? name. It's a good name, strong & unique enough, but n't crazy weird. Thanks Mom!

09/09/2022 10:07:56

My husbands name is Brett Andrew I love his name he is a strong sensible funny person his mother was reading a love novel when she was in labour with him the main character was Brett Andrews lol Thank God for the che'sy novel

06/12/2022 16:00:36

Often misspelled (Bret) and more often misunderstood or mistaken for "Brad" or "Brent" when spoken.

05/29/2022 15:17:24

i was also named after brett maverick back in 1970, my middle name is wayne after john wayne... go figure guess what was watched? the only bad thing growning up with brett is you could never find it on license plates, or key chains or any other name oriented items until i was to old to want them.

04/30/2022 18:38:06

I was born in 1949 and my mother named me Brett after a furn'ture company in Mankato Minnesota. I think I was the first Brett in'the US.

04/11/2022 08:54:00

Unisex name - not good for boys - they will grow up and it will be a girl's name by then like Stacy & Jody & Darcy have become! Yuck!

03/03/2022 21:39:54

yes, "candace" is how my name is spelled. it is often misspelled and pronounced, always added with a 'n' at the end. over the phone most people mistaken it as "tina" ...???? this version is the most common spelling of it, but in middle school i was tired of it being said and spelled completey wrong that i decided to spell it "candis" and since then i have had no problems.

03/01/2022 14:45:54

My son's name is Brett.He is 15.His dad chose his name and I liked it alot so I agreed.We only know one other Brett he is alittle younger than my son. My son is sweet and always smiling.Meets a friend wherever he goes.

12/02/2021 04:10:30

I was born in Australia in 1971 and, like several other commenters, was named after Brett Maverick. Obviously this show was also popular in Australia at that time! I'moved to the US about ten years ago and, also like other commenters, have often been frustrated that my name is heard as "Brent" or "Brad".


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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Brett?
The origin of the name Brett is English.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Brett?
From Britanny, Britain
*️⃣ How many people are named Brett?
Almost 161000 people are named Brett.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Brett?
The names of Juan, Bryan, Leia, Bridget, Paloma