[ 2 syll. bran-dei(s), br-ande-is ] The baby boy name Brandeis is pronounced as BRAENDahS- †. Brandeis is used chiefly in the Czech, English, German, and Slavic languages, and its origin is Old English. The name is of the meaning dweller on a burned clearing. The name is common in Germany, the Czech Republic, and the Slovak Republic.
Brandeis is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Brandeis: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"