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Wiktionary

  1. brian(Verb)

    To keep fire at the mouth of (as of an oven), to give light or to preserve heat.

    Etymology: From English dialectal, probably variant of brine, from brine, from brune, from bryne, from bruniz, from bʰrenu-. Cognate with brin, brin, bryne, bruni. More at burn.

  2. Brian(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Irish.

    "What the deuce is their fancy for calling the young beggar Brian?" he inquired."Is it Brian Boroimhe they have gone back to, or is it some of her people, or what?"

    Etymology: Borrowed from Irish Brian.

Rap Dictionary

  1. brian(noun)

    To give brain means to perform oral sex on someone. Giving brain and dont stop, Knoc Danm you! -- Knoc-Turn'al Ft. Dr. Dre & Missy Elliott (Knoc (clean Version))

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Brian' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2478

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Brian' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1384

Anagrams for Brian »

  1. abrin

  2. riban

  3. bairn

  4. brain

How to pronounce Brian?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say Brian in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Brian in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Brian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Brian in a Sentence

  1. Zoe Wilson-Meyer:

    The Wallace Global Fund has for decades been a leader in helping women gain access to family planning. Former Co-Chair Scott Wallace is proud of the work of grantees like Planned Parenthood in empowering women and protecting reproductive rights and will stand up for Pennsylvania women, in Washington, Brian Fitzpatrick voted to defund Planned Parenthood and supports Donald Trump’s effort to take away a woman’s right to choose.

  2. Luis Miranda:

    We're going to continue to cast a spotlight on the Republican obstructionism on the Supreme Court and highlight how the issues before Supreme Court or potentially before Supreme Court have a major impact on the lives of the American people, too many issues at the heart of our democracy head before the court every year and deserve a full bench's consideration, so to extend the dysfunction that plagues congress to Supreme Court is unacceptable. The DNC said Thursday's call would center on voting rights, an issue that's also become a major topic for Democratic presidential candidates ahead of the South Carolina primary Saturday. The leak Wednesday that White House vetters were probing the Republican governor of Nevada, Brian Sandoval, also seemed designed to signal that President Barack Obama was considering moderate nominees in President Barack Obama selection process. Aides say President Barack Obama has not yet formed a.

  3. Ainsley Earhardt:

    I am grateful for this opportunity and am thrilled to join Steve and Brian on the curvy couch to deliver Americans their morning news.

  4. Guan Pickett:

    I'm not familiar with him, but I know one thing. I'm not going to vote for Brian Fletcher.

  5. Tammy Bossard:

    I tried to get Charlotte onto the boat quickly, then Brian popped up on the boat and pulled her up, then helped me up and then we knew Kennedy wasn’t there.

Images & Illustrations of Brian

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