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Thread: Question about Brisa
April 13th, 2013 03:40 PM #6Senior Member
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My best friend growing up was a Brisa. It is a Spanish name though so pronounced correctly has a rolled r.Top Contenders:
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April 13th, 2013 04:06 PM #8
There are about 150 Brisas in Spain currently. The average age for a Brisa is 16, if that helps? About 30 of them were born outside of Spain, and the majority of those born in Spain were born in Barcelona (the province, not necessarily the city).
It's used, but it isn't common. I've heard it before, but never in person.Lucia
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April 13th, 2013 04:32 PM #10Gwen
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April 13th, 2013 05:58 PM #12
April 13th, 2013 06:26 PM #14
Brisa became one of the hottest names in America (though used exclusively among Spanish-speakers) about 3 years ago, due to the popularity of a lead character on a Spanish-language soap opera. Then it became one of the most rapidly falling names. Some theorized that in addition to the character and the pretty meaning, the popular "Br" sound (Brielle, Aubrey, Brianna, etc) helped propel it up.Blade, MD
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