Brett: unisex baby name meaning and popularity


A French name referring to the Bretons, a displaced Celtic tribe who settled in the Brittany region of France. You can tell your little Brett to settle all you want, but it's doubtful. There will still be lots of bedtime resistance.


Brett is already one syllable, sooo ...

Famous people named Brett:

Actresses Brett Somers and Brett Butler; actors Brett Dalton, Brett Dier, and Brett Davern; football player Brett Favre; singer Brett Young.

Fun fact:

"Brett" is the common nickname for brettanomyces, a type of yeast that spoils wine.

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