Brandt - Meaning of Brandt
[ 1 syll. bran-(d)(t), br-an-dt ] The baby boy name Brandt is pronounced as BRahNT †. Brandt's language of origin is Old English and Old Norse, and it is predominantly used in English, German, and Scandinavian. Old Norse origin, English and Scandinavian use: It is from the element brandr which is of the meaning 'sword, torch'. The first name is derived from the surname, which is itself from the personal name Brandr (Old Norse).
Brandt is a variant form of the English, French, and German Brand in the English and German languages.
Brandt is also a variant form of the Czech, English, German, and Slavic Brandeis in the English language.
Brandt is also a variant form of the English and German Brant.
See also the related form, the English and Irish Brenda.
Brandt is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1988 with 0.006% of baby boys being named Brandt. Its ranking then was #875. The baby name has since experienced a drop in frequency, and is of only sporadic use today. Among all boy names in its group, Brandt was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Brandt include Brant, Brent, Barynd, Barynde, Bernát, Bernd, Berndt, Bernt, Brand, Brande, Brannt, Brantt, Brend, Brendt, Brennt, Brente, Brentt, Brint, Barend, and Barende.
† Pronunciation for Brandt: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"