Meaning and Origin of: Brady

The name Brady is of Old English origin and means "broad meadow."

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Broad meadow

Family name origins & meanings

  • Irish : Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Brádaigh ‘descendant of Brádach’, a byname the meaning of which is not clear. It is unlikely to be connected with Gaelic bradach ‘thieving’, ‘dishonest’, which has a short first vowel.

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