Gender: Male Meaning of Bruin: "bear or brown" Origin of Bruin: English or Dutch

Bruin Origin and Meaning

The name Bruin is a boy's name of English, Dutch origin meaning "bear or brown".

Bruin is the Old English term for bear, taken from the Dutch word meaning brown. Bruin might be a sports fan's choice or an animal name in hiding. As a kind of hybrid of Roone and Bruno, it's definitely got some cool.

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Guest Says:


in English it's brew-in, in Dutch it's pronounced just like brown

jordalini Says:


Reminds me of the hockey team, the Bruins

NicoleV87 Says:


This means Brown in Dutch.

Catastroffy Says:


Is this pronounced "bru-inn" or "bwinn" or something else?