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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 first appeared 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 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brigham" is not a popular baby boy's name in Utah. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of only 21 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Brigham" mean?

Brigham (English): From the bridge settlement

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

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for ideals, no higher!

G is for grace, an admirable trait!

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

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 "Igrmahb". 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.

Where is the name Brigham popular?



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 east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Brigham born Jan 22, 1924

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Hungary approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

Name poster for Brigham

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