Braun Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German braun ‘brown’ (Middle High German brun), referring to the color of the hair, complexion, or clothing, or from the personal name Bruno, which was borne by the Dukes of Saxony, among others, from the 10th century or before. It was also the name of several medieval German and Italian saints, including St. Bruno, the founder of the Carthusian order (1030–1101), who was born in Cologne.

List of People with Surname Braun

Based on our public records, there are a total of 14,164 people with the surname Braun. Among these people surnamed Braun, there are approximately 1,001 distinct names, with an average of 14 people who share the same name. Amanda Braun, Edward Braun and Lisa Braun are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Braun, with 90, 90 and 90 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Braun, with a total of 1,306 people, and there are a total of 553 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Braun, with a total of 960 people and an average of 459 distinct names.