Brady
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
BRAY-dee
Meaning
Descendent of a dishonest but thriving chief
More info about the name "Brady"

The name Brady has Irish origins with the first use of the name being the Gaelic surname Mac Bradaigh, meaning 'the male descendent of a dishonest and thriving chief'. The Bradys were in truth a very powerful clan and had control of vast acres, to the east of Cavan. In the English version of the name the Mac was dropped.

Popularity of the Name Brady
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Bradey, Bradye

Famous Bradies

Brady Quinn - football player
Brady Anderson - baseball player
Brady Clark - baseball player
Brady Raggio - baseball player
Brady Walker - basketball player

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