Name Briony Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Briony


Briony is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Briony?

Briony is a variant of the name Bryony, which is an English name of Greek origin. Bryony derived from the name of a wild climbing vine of the gourd family, which was used as medicine.

What does the name Briony mean?

The name Briony derived from the Greek term “bryo/βρύω”, which means “to swell” or “to sprout”.

Pronunciation of Briony

Variants of the name Briony

Brioni Bryony

Popularity of the name Briony

The name Briony is ranked #5685 overall.

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