Boy Baby Name

Braylon

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Quick Facts on Braylon

  • Gender:
  • Boy
  • Origin:
  • African-American, American
  • Number of syllables:
  • 2
  • Ranking popularity:
  • 318
Pronunciation:
BRAY-lәn
Simple meaning:
No known meaning

Characteristics of Braylon

  • Humanitarian
  • Community-minded
  • Family-oriented
  • Loving
  • Affectionate
  • Compassionate
  • Sensitive

Etymology & Historical Origin - Braylon

Braylon is a recently created name, probably from the popular name prefix “Bra(y)” as in Brayden, Bradley, Brady and Braxton. The name is distinct to the United States and particularly popular among African Americans. As a newly invented name, it has no etymological meaning.

Popularity of the Name Braylon

Braylon first appeared on the American naming charts for little boys in 2004. Not coincidentally, that was the year that a Michigan college football player was blowing the socks off sports fans across America. In 2004 during his senior year at Michigan, Braylon Edwards set season records for receptions, yards and touchdowns. In 2005, Braylon would go onto be the third pick in the first round of the NFL draft. He now plays for the NY Jets. So we can thank this good-looking, athletic kid for putting the name Braylon on the map. The name is only ranked #236 nationwide (moderate popularity), but it’s a Top 100 favorite in the states of Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama. Braylon is most heavily used within the African American communities.
Popularity of the Boy Name Braylon
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Braylon

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    Literary Characters of the Baby Name Braylon

    Braylon We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Braylon.

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    Popular Songs on Braylon

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  • Children's Books on the Baby Name Braylon

    Children's Books on the Baby Name Braylon

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  • Famous People Named Braylon

    Famous People Named Braylon

    Famous People Named Braylon - Braylon Edwards (football player)

  • Children of Famous People Named Braylon

    Children of Famous People Named Braylon

    Famous People Who Named Their Son Braylon - We cannot find any celebrities or famous people who have named their child Braylon.

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    Braylon - Boy Baby Name - Historic Figures

    Braylon - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Braylon.

Personality of the Boy Name Braylon

Romance is the hallmark of the Six personality. They exude nurturing, loving, and caring energy. Sixes are in love with the idea of love in its idealized form - and with their magnetic personalities, they easily draw people toward them. Like the number Two personality, they seek balance and harmony in their life and the world at large. They are conscientious and service-oriented, and a champion for the underdog. These personalities naturally attract money and are usually surrounded by lovely material objects - but their human relationships are always primary. They thrive in giving back to others rather than being motivated by their own desires. This is when they achieve great things. Sixes are natural teachers, ministers and counselors.

Variations of the Baby Name - Braylon

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