Gender: Female Pronunciation: Bree-ANN-ah Origin of Breanna: Spelling variation of Briana

Breanna Origin and Meaning

The name Breanna is a girl's name .

The further you move away from the original Briana, the feminine form of Brian first used by Edmund Spenser in The Faerie Queen, the more invented and less authentic you get. But many parents want the distance from Brian as Breanna -- or Breana or Breeanna or any of the other variations -- feels more like its own name.

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Keith DaBeast Says:


My girlfriends name is Breanna and her personality is lively and so wonderful and i feel she'd do everything in the world to try and keep me smiling each day. so this name is a wonderful beautiful name. knowing 3 Breanna's my cousin, my girlfriend and a friend all three are always smiling laughing and joking. so the name inspires happiness as well. :D