Briony Name Meaning & Origin
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Not usually pronounced "BREE-uh-nee", as listed in the Baby Name Wizard, but "BRY-uh-nee".
This is the slightly less common spelling, but is considered just as legitimate as Bryony.
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- Nicknames for Briony
Bri, Bree, NeNe.
- Meanings and history of the name Briony
A variation of Bryony, a plant common to the UK.
- Famous real-life people named Briony
Briony Behets, British-Australian actress.
Briony Cole, Australian diver.
Briony McRoberts, English actress.
Briony Penn, Canadian environmentalist and politician.
Briony Stewart, Australian author and illustrator.
- Briony in song, story & screen
Briony Campbell, character in EastEnders.
Briony Tallis, protagonist in Ian McEwan's novel "Atonement".
Briony Larkin, protagonist of Franny Billingsley's novel "Chime". It was a finalist for the National Book Award in 2011.