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Gender: M Meaning of Brecken: "freckled, speckled" Origin of Brecken: Variation of Breccan, Irish Brecken's Popularity in 2015: #725

Brecken is a fresh, distinctively Irish alternative to similar-sounding (and much more popular) Beckett or Beckham. While Brecken is a spelling variation of the original Breccan, it's the most popular form of the name, used for about 300 baby boys in a recent year, versus about 80 with the Breckin spelling and 50 named Breccan. By whatever spelling it's a name we'll likely see this name continue to rise in popularity.

Famous People Named Brecken

Brecken Palmer, former child actor

Pop Culture References for the name Brecken

Breckenridge, Colorado