What does Bruno mean?

Definitions for Bruno
ˈbru noʊbruno

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Bruno.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Leo IX, Bruno, Bruno of Toulnoun

    German pope from 1049 to 1054 whose papacy was the beginning of papal reforms in the 11th century (1002-1054)

  2. Bruno, Saint Bruno, St. Brunonoun

    (Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101)

  3. Bruno, Giordano Brunonoun

    Italian philosopher who used Copernican principles to develop a pantheistic monistic philosophy; condemned for heresy by the Inquisition and burned at the stake (1548-1600)


  1. Brunonoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

    He was the man who brought us those great bruising, bristle-chinned teams, with players who had fearsome names like Bruno and Bulldog.

  2. Brunonoun

    A surname.

  3. Brunonoun

    A name for the bear.

  4. Brunonoun

    A city in Minnesota

  5. Brunonoun

    A village in Nebraska

  6. Brunonoun

    A municipality of Piedmont, Italy

  7. Brunonoun

    A town in Saskatchewan

  8. Etymology: From Italian, German etc continental European Bruno, name of medieval Italian and German saints and royalty, Latinized form of Old High German brūn ("brown"). The surname is mostly borrowed from Italian Bruno.


  1. Bruno

    BRUNO was the first commercial computer software program for creating presentations (Presentation program) using a WYSIWYG user interface. BRUNO, which originated on the Hewlett Packard HP-1000 F-Series computer, was developed by Jim Long and Philip Walden of Hewlett Packard. The application was finished in 1979 and was used around the world by HP customers. BRUNO was later ported to the HP-3000 and renamed HP-Draw.


  1. bruno

    Bruno is typically a male given name. It is derived from the old Germanic word 'brun' which means Armor or Brown. It is a popular name in many European countries including Italy, Spain, Portugal, and Greece. It is also used as a surname in various cultures. One of the most notable individuals with this name is Bruno Mars, a popular American singer and songwriter. However, it could have different implications in differing contexts, such as the Saint Bruno of Cologne, a German monk, or even San Bruno, a city in California.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. BRUNO

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bruno is ranked #1135 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bruno surname appeared 30,883 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 10 would have the surname Bruno.

    74% or 22,881 total occurrences were White.
    15.9% or 4,929 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    7% or 2,162 total occurrences were Black.
    1.1% or 368 total occurrences were Asian.
    1.1% or 355 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 191 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. bourn

  2. buron

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bruno in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bruno in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Bruno in a Sentence

  1. Jokke Sommer:

    Kazuza has done many jumps – he's the luckiest dog in the world. He's very well trained and has a lot of trust in Bruno.

  2. Naveen Patnaik:

    The game I love to play : Keep the ball equidistant from Bruno and Roxy.

  3. Raymond Silverstein:

    This is a tremendous victory for my client, Mr Bruno Iksil, who has been vindicated by the FCA without being required to attend a hearing.

  4. Boa Esporte president:

    Boa Esporte was not responsible for the release and freedom of the athlete Goleiro Bruno.

  5. Nicki Minaj:

    I was going to make millions off my Bruno Mars tour, and I sacrificed that to stay with my daughter, i love my daughter. I'm a good-ass f ** king mom.

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