Brenda
Origin/Usage
Old Norse
Pronunciation
BREN-də
Meaning
Sword
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Brenda most likely originates in Old Norse and means "sword". Some sources suggest it is a feminine form of Brandan, which originates in Celtic language. Until today, it is mainly popular in the United Kingdom.

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