[ 1 syll. brow(n), br-o-wn ] The baby boy name Brown is pronounced BRow-N †. Brown's origin, as well as its use, is in the English language. The meaning of the name is 'the color'.
Variations of Brown include Bron, Brone, Broun, Broune, Browne, Brownn, Brun, Brune, Burnell (English), and Burnett (English).
See also the related category english.
Brown is a rare baby boy name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1908, 0.010% of baby boys were given the name Brown. It was #634 in rank then. The baby name has steeply declined in popularity since then, and is currently of only very light use. Out of all boy names in its family, Brown was nonetheless the most regularly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Brown include Brownn, Baern, Baerne, Bairne, Barn, Barne, Barnem, Barnhem, Barym, Baryn, Bayrn, Beirne, Bern, Bernón, Birne, Bjarne, Bjoern, Bjorn, Bjorne, and Björn.
† Pronunciation for Brown: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"