Meaning:
Sorrow

Origin:
Irish
English

Fierce, Driven, Unrelenting

The Whitefish

Brenna is a diminutive of Brennan, meaning ‘Sorrow’, ‘Sadness’ or ‘Tear Drop’, which is so unfortunate for such a beautiful name. Both Brenna and Brennan derive from the Irish surname Ó Braonáin.

Some other cool offshoots of Brennan include Brenne and Brené (pronounced BRENN-ay).

Similar names to Brenna could be Marin, Brianna and Denna.