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Brinkley

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From Brinca's Field
  • #10533 All Time
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How popular is the name "Brinkley" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1939 5 0 5
1965 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1985 7 7 0
1987 6 6 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 8 8 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 7 7 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 22 22 0
1997 7 7 0
1998 7 7 0
1999 20 20 0
2000 34 34 0
2001 25 25 0
2002 37 32 5
2003 29 29 0
2004 32 32 0
2005 36 36 0
2006 42 36 6
2007 50 50 0
2008 47 47 0
2009 58 58 0
2010 66 66 0
2011 71 71 0
2012 96 90 6
2013 95 90 5
2014 74 74 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Brinkley? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 929 babies born with the name Brinkley in the United States. That's more than enough Brinkleies to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1939 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brinkley" was in 2012 with a total of 90 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brinkley" is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 95 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Brinkley popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Brinkley

The name "Brinkley" is of English origin, and it means "From Brinca's Field". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for nice, need I say more?

K is for kindness, you always show.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yelknirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Neyiblrk". 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 Brinkley born Oct 15, 1993

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 USA North-East approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

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