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Gender: M Meaning of Brantley: "sword, fiery torch" Origin of Brantley: English Brantley's Popularity in 2016: #155

The name Brantley is a boy's name meaning "sword, fiery torch". Brantley is ranked #155 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Baby Names Moving Up Fast and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop one with middles ... BOYS :)".

From the experts:

Brantley is one of several English surnames that was new to the tops at Number 739 in 2009, but has jumped up to Number 155 since! A possible-probable inspiration is the country rock singer Brantley Gilbert.

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Famous People Named Brantley

Brantley Keith Gilbert, American country music singer
(Richard) Brantley York, American founder of Duke University

Pop Culture References for the name Brantley

Brantley Foster, lead character in "The Secret of My Success," played by Michael J. Fox