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Girl Name: Bret

Name: Bret
Pronunciation: \b-ret\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Bret's also a boy name)
Meaning: from Britanny or Britain; from Brittany or Great Britain
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Beret, Briet, Brit
Similar Names: Bet, Brei, Bree, Brea, Bren


Bret \b-ret\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Bret), is a variant of Brett (Latin) and Brittany (Latin), and the meaning of Bret is "from Britanny or Britain; from Brittany or Great Britain".

The baby name Bret sounds like Beret, Briet and Brit. Other similar baby names are Bet, Brei, Bree, Brea and Bren.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Bret.


Bret is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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