What secrets hide behind “Brian” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Brian” is of Irish origin. It’s a name commonly given to boys.
Your name in reverse order is “Nairb.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Anibr.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Brian’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Brian is a name that represents a tendency to exhibit extremes in terms of material success. You are either possessing a great deal of good fortune or none at all. It is your birthright to rule an enterprise – that is, if you are up to the challenge. Balance and power are the two words that describe you.
Your heart’s desire is to become a leader. You dislike taking orders and want to be in charge – the boss figure. Surprisingly, your creativity allows you to find new solutions to old problems. You can generate ideas on the fly, and want recognition for your efforts. You tend to avoid those who are needy and idle on their work.
When people hear the name Brian, they perceive you as someone who is mysterious, independent, and respectable. Others see you as an intellectual and an aristocrat. Being well-dressed increases your confidence and dignity. People see you as being analytical with keen observation.
You are a person who is prone to sensitivity and easily offended by the remarks of others. Peaceful, adaptive, cooperative, and reliable are some of the words that describe you most. You tend to accept things reluctantly and without protest. You long for togetherness and companionship to be happy. You are a collector and probably have some hidden treasures tucked away somewhere.
Your most likely vocation: administrator, supervisor, industrialist, builder, politician, printer, publisher, engineer, philosopher, social scientist, public speaker, leader in commerce or travel and tourism.
Lucky colors: Dark colors such as dark blue, gray, purple, or black
Lucky gem(s): Black diamond or pearl, any dark-colored stone
Lucky day(s): Thursday
Lucky botanicals: Marsh mallow, angelica, shephered's purse, ragwort, celery, gravel root
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Hey Brian! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Make words with these letters BRIAN. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Brian” is the 15th most popular baby boy’s name in Washington as reported in the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 493 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1980. A total of 28,895 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1972 with a total of 36,322 babies. That’s a lot of baby Brians.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Brian” was recorded 1,170,140 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Brians to occupy the country of Djibouti with an estimated population of 985,690.
The name first appeared in the year 1909 and given to five newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1947 with a rank of #95 nationwide and was registered 3,449 times as a baby boy’s name. Brian became a popular boy’s name in the state of Pennsylvania in the year 1973. It ranked #2 with 2,504 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1977 in the state of California with 2,940 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of New York for 77 years from 1937 to 2013 (may not be consecutive).
For the past five decades (1969 to 2018), the name “Brian” was recorded 803,802 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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