Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple
Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary
Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #638 in 2013 and #730 in 2014.
Origin: Possibly from Old Norse brandr (“sword”); by folk etymology seen as a feminine form of Brendan. Its use as a nickname for Queen Elizabeth II originated in Private Eye in reaction to a perceived attempt by the royals to appear less distant and upper class.
-A rural municipality in Manitoba
-(UK jocular) (w Queen Elizabeth II).
-( female name).