Bruno (name)

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Bruno
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Old High German
Meaning "Shield" or "Armor"
Other names
Related names "Bruna" (female)

Bruno is a male given name. It is derived from the Germanic word brun meaning Shield or Armor.

It occurs very frequently in continental Europe, Anglo/Latin America and Oceania as a given name for men and boys.

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Fictional surnames
  • Giorgio Bruno, a character in the video game Time Crisis 4
  • Jimmy Bruno, a character in Cold Case appearing in the episode "Forever Blue"

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