"well where the gorse grows"

Bramwell Origin and Meaning

The name Bramwell is a boy's name of English origin meaning "well where the gorse grows".

The only boy in the Brontë family; the name has a lonely Wuthering Heights/Jane Eyre feel.

Bramwell Popularity

Famous People Named Bramwell

  • Bramwell FletcherEnglish actor
  • Bramwell ToveyEnglish conductor
  • (William) Bramwell Booth2nd General of The Salvation Army
  • Bramwell Harold Tillsley14th General of The Salvation Army
  • (Herbert) Bramwell CookNew Zealand gastroenterologist
  • Bramwell "Bram" MorrisonCanadian musician of trio Sharon, Lois & Bram of TV's "The Elephant Show"
  • The Bronte brother's name was actually 'Branwell'

Bramwell in Pop Culture

  • "Bramwell" British TV series about Dr. Eleanor Bramwell
  • Bramwell tartBritish pudding