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Gender: M Meaning of Brenner: "to burn" Origin of Brenner: German

Brenner is an occupational surname for both a charcoal burner and a distiller of spirits. One of the least used of occupational surnames, it has that 'er' ending that definitely adds to its stylishness; a possible successor to Brendan.

Famous People Named Brenner

Sydney Brenner, winner of the Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine
Yul Brynner, Russian-American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Brenner

Yul Brenner, character from movie "Cool Runnings"
Brenner Regional Council, a regional concil in Israel