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Gender: M Meaning of Brett: "from Brittany" Origin of Brett: Celtic Brett's Popularity in 2015: #748

Football great Brett Favre single-handedly kept the muscle in this name for years, though it continues to sink in popularity. It's dropped roughly 350 places in the past six years.

Brett originated in the Middle Ages as an ethnic name for one of the Bretons who arrived in Britain in the wake of the Norman Conquest.

Famous People Named Brett

Brett Favre, American football player
Brett Gardner, New York Yankees outfielder
Brett Lawrie, Toronto Blue Jays third baseman
Brett Dier, American actor
Brett Patrick Dalton, American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Brett

Brett Montgomery, character in Quebec parody "Le coeur a ses raisons"
Brett Talbot, character on MTV's Teen Wolf played by Cody Saintgnue

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