The name Brielle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "hunting grounds". Brielle is ranked #121 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like New Baby Names on the Rise and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".
From the experts:
Though it sounds so modern, Brielle is, among other things, a traditional Cajun contraction of Gabrielle. But it has now spread far beyond that community and its popularity is on the rise, jumping over 200 places since 2008, now ranking at Number 121 in the US and 97 in Canada.. Brielle is also the name of a historic seaport in the western Netherlands.