Usage Medieval Irish
Other Forms FormsBreacán
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 5/28/2012
Last Editor EditorSeaHorse15 on 2/17/2017
Derived from Irish brecc "freckled, speckled" combined with a diminutive suffix, making it a cognate of Brychan. This was a common name in early Ireland, borne by at least 13 saints.