Bruce
Origin/Usage
English, French
Pronunciation
BROOS
Meaning
From Brieuze
Like the Name Bruce?
BOYS
+ Bruce
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Bruce"

Bruce is a very old and respected name, especially in Scotland, but it is believed to be of French origin. It is believed that the name Bruce was a surname given to people from the Brieuze region of Normandy in France. When the Normans invaded England, there was a contingent of Brus and it is believed that they established the name in the British Isles from where it went to Ireland.

Popularity of the Name Bruce
Famous Bruces

Bruce Stuart - hockey player
Bruce Aven - baseball player
Bruce Smith - football player
Bruce Willis - actor
Bruce Hornsby - musician
Bruce Lee - actor
Bruce Springsteen - musician

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Bruce?
Discussion on the name Bruce
Weekly Prize Big thumb onlyfulllengthleaf

Award-winning manufacturer ergoPouch’s range of baby swaddles, sleeping bags and sleep suits have received “hip-healthy” designation from The International Hip Dysplasia Institute (IHDI).  Australian-based ergoPouch is renowned for the design and manufacture of premium baby swaddles, sleeping bags and sleep suits made from pure natural fibers.  The International Hip Dysplasia Institute (IHDI) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of those afflicted with hip dysplasia.All ergoPouch products are made with pure natural fibers including Organic Cotton, Bamboo and Merino....

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.