Brendan

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Etymology[edit]

Anglicized form of the name of Irish saints, Irish Bréanainn (via Latin Brendanus), from Old Irish Brénainn, from Old Welsh breenhin (prince, king), ultimately from Proto-Celtic *brigantīnos ((someone) pre-eminent, outstanding).

Proper noun[edit]

Brendan

  1. A male given name from Irish.

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Proper noun[edit]

Brendan m

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • son of Brendan: Brendansson
  • daughter of Brendan: Brendansdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Brendan
Accusative Brendan
Dative Brendani
Genitive Brendans