Branden Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Brandon:
Variant form of Branton, a surname that originated from English place-names composed of the Old English elements brom (broom, brushwood) and dun (hill): hence, "dweller near the brushwood hill." Alternatively, Brandon is a variant form of Brendan, an Anglicized form of the Irish Breandán (prince).
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I named my DAUGHTER Branden Richelle in 1982. (Sounded like a feminine name when I was pregnant at 17!) Anyhow, we have always called her Brandy. She likes it now btw!
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