Origin: Anglicized from the Bréanann (via Brendanus), ultimately from a Celtic word meaning "prince". It was borne by two Irish saints.
Saint Brendan of Clonfert or Bréanainn of Clonfert called "the Navigator", "the Voyager", or "the Bold" is one of the early Irish monastic saints. He is chiefly renowned for his legendary quest to the "Isle of the Blessed," also called Saint Brendan's Island. The Voyage of Saint Brendan could be called an immram. He was one of the Twelve Apostles of Ireland. Saint Brendan's feast day is celebrated on 16 May by Catholics, Anglicans, and Eastern Orthodox Christians.
The numerical value of brendan in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of brendan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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What Ever Happened to Brendan Fraser?
Brendan was a 16 year old with intellectual and social disabilities when he confessed to a crime he did not commit, the video of Brendan's interrogation shows a confused boy who was manipulated by experienced police officers into accepting their story of how the murder of Teresa Halbach happened.
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