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Brennan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

John Brennan Sr. who bought the Postlethwait Hotel in Lexington, KY and ran it as the Brennan Hotel from 1834 to 1846 was born in Ireland. This branch of the family considers themselves of Irish origin.

Brennan Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Brennan come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Brennan originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

Brennan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

The Brennan family of Bourbon County, Kentucky pronounce their surname with the accent on the last syllable: Bruh-NAN.

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