Brenton is a boy name and means Bryni's settlement. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \b-ren-ton, br(e)-nton\. Other similar names and variants include: Brentan, Brenten, Brentin, Brentton, Brenttyn. Brenton is a somewhat popular first name for men (#920 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#14391 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Brenton over the years and Brenton's popularity rank:

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Brenton Thwaites
Brenton Thwaites

Born on August 10, 1989

  • Age: 33
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 6

Gods of Egypt

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Chadwick Boseman

The Signal

The Signal

Directed by: William Eubank

Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Olivia Cooke, Beau Knapp, Laurence Fishburne



Directed by: Mike Flanagan

Starring: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Katee Sackhoff, Rory Cochrane

The Giver

The Giver

Directed by: Phillip Noyce

Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Taylor Swift

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Famous directors named Brenton and their movies

Brenton Spencer
Brenton Spencer
  • No. of movies: 7
The Arsonist

The Arsonist

Directed by: Brenton Spencer

Arson Mom

Directed by: Brenton Spencer

The Great McDonacle

Directed by: Brenton Spencer

The Judgement of Joe Bonner

Directed by: Brenton Spencer

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Famous singers named Brenton and their songs

Brenton Wood
Brenton Wood

Born on July 26, 1941

  • Age: 81
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of songs: 6
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Brenton a popular name?

Over the years Brenton was most popular in 1984. According to the latest US census information Brenton ranks #561st while according to Brenton ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Brenton?

According to the US census in 2018, 91 boys were born named Brenton, making Brenton the #1696th name more popular among boy names. In 1984 Brenton had the highest rank with 806 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Brenton?

Brenton is #1696th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Brenton more popular ?

The name Brenton was more popular in 1984 with 806 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Brenton

The last time a baby was named Brenton was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Brenton?

In 2020 there were 91 baby boys named Brenton.

Who is a famous person named Brenton?

There a several famous people named Brenton, for example actor Brenton Thwaites, director Brenton Spencer, musician Brenton Wood.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Brenton?

A famous actor/actress named Brenton is Brenton Thwaites, starring in 4 movies, including Gods of Egypt and The Signal.

Who is a famous director named Brenton?

A famous director named Brenton is Brenton Spencer, who directed 4 movies, including The Arsonist and Arson Mom.

Who is a famous singer named Brenton?

A famous singer named Brenton is Brenton Wood, with over 4 songs, including Gimme Little Sign and Baby You Got It [LP].