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TypeSurname (from nickname)

Meaning & History

Originally a nickname for a person who had brown hair or skin. A notable bearer is Charlie Brown from the 'Peanuts' comic strip by Charles Schulz.

Related Names

VariantsBronson, Browne
Other Languages & CulturesBraun, Braune, Bruhn, Brun, Brune German Bruno, Brunetti Italian


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Entry updated March 14, 2016   Contribute