Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. BROO-no(Italian) BROO-noo(Portuguese)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "brown" in Italian and Portuguese, a nickname for a person with brown hair or brown clothes.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesBrun(Danish) Bruin, De Bruijn, De Bruin(Dutch) Bronson, Brown, Browne, Burnett(English) Brun, Brunet, Lebrun(French) Braun, Braune, Bruhn, Brune(German) Brun(Norwegian) Brun(Swedish)
User SubmissionBruno


Entry updated June 9, 2023