The masculine name Brandon is derived from a surname that was taken from a place that means “hill covered with broom” from Old English. However, some also consider it to be a variant of Brendan, which is ultimately derived from the Welsh word that means “prince”.
The name first became known by the actions of Saint Brendan from the 6th-century, this Irish abbot crossed over the Atlantic ocean with 17 other monks to reach North America. Thus, making the name Brendan common in the English-speaking world.
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "hill covered with broom" in Old English. It is sometimes also used as a variant of BRENDAN.
Brandon is the name of the second-largest city in the Canadian province of Manitoba, and is the name of several towns throughout the U.S. and U.K.
Variant form of Branton, a surname that originated from English place-names composed of the Old English elements brom (broom, brushwood) and dun (hill): hence, dweller near the brushwood hill. Alternatively, Brandon is a variant form of Brendan, an Angl
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Brandon Name also appears in following Origin(s): Old English, Irish, Teutonic, Shakespearean, Anglo-Saxon, English, Anglo-Saxon, Irish, Teutonic
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