Meaning and Origin of: Bree
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Girl name origins & meanings:
- Old English : Thin broth
- Irish : Resolute, strong
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Family name origins & meanings:
- Irish (Counties Sligo and Mayo) : Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Breaghaigh ‘descendant of Breagha’, a byname meaning ‘hill dweller’, from brí ‘hill’, ‘height’, genitive breagh.
- Dutch : nickname for a well-built man, from Middle Dutch breet ‘broad’.
- Jewish : unexplained.