This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word o'brien
O'Brien, Edna O'Brien(noun)
Irish writer (born in 1932)
O'Brien is a fictional character and the main antagonist in George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. The protagonist Winston Smith, living in a dystopian society governed by the Party, feels strangely drawn to Inner Party member O'Brien. Orwell never reveals O'Brien's first name.