An English word name meaning “thorn” – and an apt description of what your little Briar will act like from time to time (particularly during the toddler years). Meaning that you can expect a few episodes of prickly attitude. Emphasis on “prick.”
Famous people named Briar:
Dancer/model/actress Briar Nolet; daughter of actors Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen, Briar Rose Christensen.
Briar Rose is the alias of Princess Aurora in Disney's Sleeping Beauty.