Brian Flanery in the US

  1. #3,315,404 Brian Fessler
  2. #3,315,405 Brian Figueiredo
  3. #3,315,406 Brian Fillion
  4. #3,315,407 Brian Fitterer
  5. #3,315,408 Brian Flanery
  6. #3,315,409 Brian Flath
  7. #3,315,410 Brian Fogleman
  8. #3,315,411 Brian Foisy
  9. #3,315,412 Brian Foland
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Meaning & Origins

Of Irish origin: perhaps from an Old Celtic word meaning ‘high’ or ‘noble’. The name has been perennially popular in Ireland, in particular on account of the fame of Brian Boru (Gaelic Brian Bóroimhe) (c. 940–1014), a warrior who was credited with driving the Vikings from Ireland and who eventually became high king of Ireland. In the Middle Ages it was relatively common in East Anglia, where it was introduced by Breton settlers, and in northern England, where it was introduced by Scandinavians from Ireland. It was quite popular in Yorkshire in the early 16th century, largely because it had long been a family name among the Stapletons, who had Irish connections. They first used it after Sir Gilbert Stapleton married Agnes, the daughter of the great northern baron Sir Brian fitzAlan. In Gaelic Scotland it was at first borne exclusively by members of certain professional families of Irish origin.
24th in the U.S.
Irish: variant spelling of Flannery.
17,031st in the U.S.

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