Bret - Meaning of Bret

What does Bret mean?

[ 1 syll. bret, br-et ] The baby girl name Bret is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced as BRehT †. Bret's language of origin is Old English and it is predominantly used in English.

Bret is a form of the English Brett.

Bret is also a diminutive of the English Brittany.

See also the related category english.

Bret is an uncommon baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Bret, Brittany was the most widely used. In the last century Bret has mainly been a boy name.

Baby names that sound like Bret include Brett, Brette, Barete, Baridë, Berte, Berth, Berthe, Birde, Birte, Birthe, Braeth, Braethe, Braith, Braithe, Brayth, Braythe, Breight, Bride, Bright, and Brit.

† Pronunciation for Bret: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"



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