Gender: Female Meaning of Brona: "sorrow" Origin of Brona: Variation of Bronagh, Irish

Brona Origin and Meaning

The name Brona is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "sorrow".

Brona is a phonetic form of Bronach or Bronagh, the name of a sixth century mystic and follower of Saint Patrick. The name is attracting some modern notice in the US via the character Brona Croft in TV's Penny Dreadful.

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