Brad Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Brad:
A short form of any of the names containing brad as an element, Brad is also bestowed as an independent given name.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Personal experiences with the name Brad
As a child, I never liked the name Brad. I wanted to have a name like other boys had. But as an adult, I've kinda grown to like the fact that there weren't a lot of Brads that I knew. Brad Pitt was a major boost. :-)
Brad is my dad
You could say, it's pretty rad
Except sometimes, he can be a tad
- Nicknames for Brad
Brad the Bad
Born to be Brad
- Meanings and history of the name Brad
The name originated in September 1968.
- Famous real-life people named Brad
Brad Walst, bassist for the band Three Days Grace.
Brad Paisley, American country singer-songwriter and guitarist.
Brad Childress, professional American football coach.
Brad Garrett, American actor and stand-up comedian.
Brad Pitt, American actor and film producer.
Brad Simpson, lead singer of band the vamps.
Brad Marchand, professional ice hockey player (Boston Bruins)
- Brad in song, story & screen
See above poem.