Name Element BRIÍG

Type Word
Usage Old Irish

Meaning & History

Old Irish word meaning "might, power" [1].

Related Items

Other Languages & Culturesbrigā(Ancient Celtic)
Given Name DescendantsBreana, Breann, Breanna, Breanne, Bree, Brian, Briana, Brianna, Brianne, Brion, Bryan, Bryana, Bryanna, Bryant, Bryon, Bryanne(English) Brian(Irish) Brígh(Irish Mythology) Brian(Old Irish) Brajan(Polish) Brayan(Spanish)
Surname DescendantsBryan, Bryant(English) Ó Briain, O'Brian, O'Brien(Irish)

Sources & References

  1. Matasović, Ranko. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Brill, 2009, page 77.
Entry added January 21, 2022