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Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. BRAHD-ə-rik, BRAHD-rik  [key]

Meaning & History

Surname which comes from two distinct sources. As a Welsh surname it is derived from ap Rhydderch meaning "son of Rhydderch". As an Irish surname it is an Anglicized form of Ó Bruadair meaning "descendent of Bruadar". The given name Bruadar meant "brother" in Old Norse (see Bróðir).
Added 10/31/2015 by anonymous
Edited 10/31/2015 by Beautiful Victory