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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Brigham

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #5789 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1916505
1928505
1959505
1960909
196210010
1963505
1964707
1965707
1966606
196710010
196813013
196913013
197011011
197114014
197215015
197315015
197421021
197520020
197618018
197729029
197822022
197921021
198033033
198132032
198230030
198319019
198425025
198521021
198620020
198719019
198824024
198926026
199020020
199124024
199221021
199321021
199433033
199534034
199634034
199763063
199861061
199955055
200073073
200188088
200287087
200371071
200483083
200580080
200692092
200797097
200897097
200996096
20101040104
20111360136
20121290129
20131300130
20141080108

Want to know about the populiarty of Brigham? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,367 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 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brigham" is not a popular baby boy's name in Idaho. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 80 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Brigham in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

English

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.

Alternative Meanings

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

G is for genial, a pleasing personality.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Brigham born Jun 28, 2008

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 Southern Japan approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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