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Gender: F Origin of Britney: Variation of Brittany

This abbreviated spelling, which also relates to Whitney, quickly took on a life of its own, thanks to the megafame of Britney Spears, but it's already beginning to burn out.

Famous People Named Britney

Britney Jean Spears, American singer
Britney Simpson, American pair figure skater
Britney Elizabeth Haynes, American reality TV personality ("Big Brother 12")
Britney Maclin, birth name of Bibi Jones, American adult film actress and model
Britney Amber, American adult film actress
Britney Marianne Jolina Dolonius, Filipina actress
Britney Coleman, American actress and singer

Pop Culture References for the name Britney

Britney Burke, character on TV's "The New Adventures of Old Christine"
Britney Keys, character from the movie "Dandelion"
Britney Jennings, character on American soap "One Life to Live"

Britni, Britnye, Britny, Britini, Britnee