Gender: Male Meaning of Brent: "dweller near the burnt land" Origin of Brent: English

Brent Origin and Meaning

The name Brent is a boy's name of English origin meaning "dweller near the burnt land".

One of several blunt B names just this side of the gender divide. While its short and to-the-point sound may feel modern, it has been declining steadily since the 1980s.

David Brent is Ricky Gervais's character in the UK version of The Office.

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Brentin, Brenton, Brenten, Brentt, Brentan, Brennt


fluttershy574 Says:


This is my wonderful son's name.