This is a list of names in which the meaning contains the keyword brown.
BRUNO m German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Croatian, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Latvian, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element brun "armour, protection"
or brun "brown"
. Saint Bruno of Cologne was a German monk of the 11th century who founded the Carthusian Order. The surname has belonged to Giordano Bruno, a philosopher burned at the stake by the Inquisition.
DONNDUBHÁN m Ancient Irish
Composed of the Irish element donn
"brown" combined with dubh
"dark" and a diminutive suffix.
DUNCAN m Scottish, English
Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Donnchadh
, derived from Gaelic donn
"brown" and cath
"battle". This was the name of two kings of Scotland, including the one who was featured in Shakespeare's play Macbeth
HARI m Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali
Means "brown, yellow, tawny"
in Sanskrit, and by extension "monkey, horse, lion"
. This is another name of the Hindu god Vishnu
, and sometimes of Krishna
. It is also borne by the son of the Garuda, the bird-like mount of Vishnu.
KAPILA m Hinduism
Means "reddish brown"
in Sanskrit, derived from कपि (kapi)
meaning "monkey". In the Hindu epic the Mahabharata
this is the name of a sage who founded Samkhya philosophy and is identified with the god Vishnu
TAWNY f English (Modern)
From the English word, ultimately deriving from Old French tané
, which means "light brown"