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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Brinkley

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From Brinca's Field
  • #10533 All Time
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Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1939505
1965505
1968606
1985770
1987660
1990880
1991880
199210100
1993770
1994990
199510100
199622220
1997770
1998770
199920200
200034340
200125250
200237325
200329290
200432320
200536360
200642366
200750500
200847470
200958580
201066660
201171710
201296906
201395905
201474740

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 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brinkley" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 20 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 bloom, your glow of life.

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

L is for love, everlasting.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yelknirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Brykelni". 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 Nov 12, 2014

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 Poland approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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