Given Name BRAN (2)

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BRAHN (Welsh)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "raven" in Welsh. In Welsh legend Bran the Blessed (called also Bendigeid Vran) was the son of the god Llyr. Later Welsh legends describe him as a king of Britain who was killed attacking Ireland.
VARIANT: Brân (Welsh Mythology)
SAME SPELLING: Brân, Bran (1)

Categories

animals, birds, black, kings, mythology, nature
Entry updated July 2, 2017