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Gender: Male Origin of Branch: Word name

The name Branch is a boy's name of Latin origin. Branch and is often added to lists like Best Cool Unusual Boys' Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name Your Top 10 ______".

From the experts:

Branch is an attractive name with associations both with trees and with branching out into brave new worlds. Baseball's Branch (born Wesley, with Branch as his middle name) Rickey broke the color barrier by hiring Jackie Robinson for the Dodgers. Like Leaf, Branch makes a nice, not-so-obvious, addition to the tree category.

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Famous People Named Branch

(Wesley) Branch Rickey, American professional baseball team owner
Branch Warren, American professional bodybuilder
Emmett B. "Branch" McCracken, American basketball player and coach

Pop Culture References for the name Branch

Branch Connally, character on TV series "Longmire"
Branch, one of the boys who lived in Stoneship Age in the computer game "Myst"
Branch, a main character in the movie, Trolls