Given Name BRUCE

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BROOS   [details]

Meaning & History

From a Scottish surname, of Norman origin, which probably originally referred to the town of Brix in France. The surname was borne by Robert the Bruce, a Scottish hero of the 14th century who achieved independence from England and became the king of Scotland. It has been in use as a given name in the English-speaking world since the 19th century. A notable bearer is the American musician Bruce Springsteen (1949-).

Categories

DC Comics characters, Finding Nemo characters, Marvel characters, Roald Dahl characters
  United States
2016
  Canada (BC)
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2015
  England and Wales
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2015
  France
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2015
  Netherlands
2016