"to burn"

Brenner Origin and Meaning

The name Brenner is boy's name of English origin meaning "to burn".
Brenner is an occupational surname for both a charcoal burner and a distiller of spirits. One of the least used of occupational surnames, it has that 'er' ending that definitely adds to its stylishness; a possible successor to Brendan.

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Famous People Named Brenner

  • Sydney BrennerSouth African biologist; winner of the Nobel prize

Brenner in Pop Culture

  • "Brenner" TV series about policemen Roy and Ernie Brenner
  • Dr. Brennercharacter on TV's "Stranger Things"