Brendan – Scary Mommy

Brendan

Derived from Brendanus, the Latinized version of the Irish name Bréanainn, meaning “prince.” You may want to stick with the original form so he doesn’t get a big head — even if your name means prince, you can’t be too conceited if it ends in “anus.”

Nicknames:

Bren.

Famous people named Brendan:

Actors Brendan Fraser, Brendan Coyle, and Brendan Fehr; Olympic swimmer Brendan Hansen; writer/producer Brendan Rooney.

Fun fact:

Irish legend holds that St. Brendan was the first European to come to America.

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