Name Origin: Latin
Name Gender: Female
French Bretagne, named for 5c. Romano-Celtic refugees from Anglo-Saxon intrusion of Britain just who crossed the channel and satisfied here (see Britain). The small Britain or Less Britain (lasse brutaine, c.1300) of old, contrasted with all the the uk. As a name for girls (with different spellings), practically as yet not known in U.S. before 1970, after that a top-10 title for children born between 1986 and 1995.
a former province of northwestern France on a peninsula between your English Channel in addition to Bay of Biscay
A premature attempt to amalgamate the duchy of Brittany with the French crown failed.