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Gender: Male Meaning of Breccan: "freckled, speckled" Origin of Breccan: Irish

The name Breccan is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "freckled, speckled". Breccan and is often added to lists like Best Cool Unusual Boys' Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".

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This name of a saint from the Isle of Aran also appears in myth and fantasy fiction, giving it an intriguing, mystical air.

Some modern parents are attempting to update the spelling, as in the actor Breckin (middle name Erin) Meyer or the most popular form of the name, Brecken.

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Famous People Named Breccan

Pop Culture References for the name Breccan

Brecon, Breck

Breccan's International Variations

Breácan (Irish)