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Boy Name: Branch

Name: Branch
Pronunciation: \b-ran-ch, br(a)-nch\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: paw; extension
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Branko, Bronco
Similar Names: Brann, Bran, Brand, Brant, Brando, Branly, Branna, Brantt, Brannt, Franche, French
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 718


Branch \b-ran-ch, br(a)-nch\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Branch is "paw; extension". A place name that probably refers to a branch in a river or a path.

Baby names that sound like Branch are Branko and Bronco. Other similar baby names are Brann, Bran, Brand, Brant, Brando, Branly, Branna, Brantt, Brannt, Franche and French.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Branch.


Branch is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#718 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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