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Gender: Male Meaning of Brantley: "sword, fiery torch" Origin of Brantley: English Brantley's Popularity in 2017: #168

The name Brantley is a boy's name meaning "sword, fiery torch". Brantley is ranked #168 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 "Change two letters (5 names)".

From the experts:

Brantley is one of several English surnames that was new to the tops in 2009. 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


Zelliew Says:


Sounds kind of bland

Rush1986 Says:


i actually really dislike this name. It just sounds fake. I would rather see a Brent, or Bradley. It just looks like someone smashed 2 names together.

ldougie Says:


Yas this name is so mature and young just yas.

theREALellendegenerusofficialw Says:


This is the best name their is