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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Brigham

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #5731 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the baby name Brigham in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 5 0 5
1928 5 0 5
1959 5 0 5
1960 9 0 9
1962 10 0 10
1963 5 0 5
1964 7 0 7
1965 7 0 7
1966 6 0 6
1967 10 0 10
1968 13 0 13
1969 13 0 13
1970 11 0 11
1971 14 0 14
1972 15 0 15
1973 15 0 15
1974 21 0 21
1975 20 0 20
1976 18 0 18
1977 29 0 29
1978 22 0 22
1979 21 0 21
1980 33 0 33
1981 32 0 32
1982 30 0 30
1983 19 0 19
1984 25 0 25
1985 21 0 21
1986 20 0 20
1987 19 0 19
1988 24 0 24
1989 26 0 26
1990 20 0 20
1991 24 0 24
1992 21 0 21
1993 21 0 21
1994 33 0 33
1995 34 0 34
1996 34 0 34
1997 63 0 63
1998 61 0 61
1999 55 0 55
2000 73 0 73
2001 88 0 88
2002 87 0 87
2003 71 0 71
2004 83 0 83
2005 80 0 80
2006 92 0 92
2007 97 0 97
2008 97 0 97
2009 96 0 96
2010 104 0 104
2011 136 0 136
2012 129 0 129
2013 130 0 130
2014 109 0 109
2015 100 0 100

Want to know about the popularity of the Brigham baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,468 babies born with the name Brigham in the United States. That's more than enough Brighams to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brigham" was in 2011 with a total of 136 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brigham" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 109 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Brigham" mean? The list below shows the origins of Brigham as well as things modernly associated with the name Brigham such as celebrities named Brigham.

Origin and Meaning of Brigham

The name "Brigham" is of English origin, and it means "From the bridge settlement". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for bestow, as you give so much.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

G is for glisten, a sparkle in your eye.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

Your name in reverse order is "Mahgirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Amhirbg". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Brigham born Jun 23, 1995

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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