"town near the burnt land"

Brenton Origin and Meaning

The name Brenton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "town near the burnt land".

Name hovering near the bottom of the Top 1000 that may move higher with the fashion for two-syllable surnames. You could do worse...but you probably could also do better.

# 988 in the US

Brenton Rank in US Top 1000

Brenton Popularity

Famous People Named Brenton

  • Brenton ThwaitesAustralian actor
  • Brenton Scott RickardAustralian Olympic swimmer
  • Brenton PhillipsAustralian rules footballer
  • Brenton BersinAmerican NFL football player
  • Brenton SandersonAustralian rules footballer
  • Brenton KlaebeAustralian rules footballer
  • Charles Brenton HugginsAmerican physician; winner of the Nobel Prize

Brenton in Pop Culture

  • Brenton 'Brent' Tarletoncharacter in "Gone With the Wind"