The name Bryan is a boy's name of Irish, British origin meaning "strong, virtuous, and honorable". Bryan is ranked #210 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Most Common Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "A Duggarlike Game: With a twist!".
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An alternate spelling of Brian, Bryan's one of the most enduring of Irish imports. Bryan is now slightly more popular than the original, with associations to Bryan Cranston, Bryan Ferry and Bryan Brown.