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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #383 most popular

What does the name "Brooke" mean?

Brooke (English): Small Stream

The name "Brooke" is of English origin and it means "Small Stream". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

B is for beloved, as you are to many.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

Your name in reverse order is "Ekoorb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Boroke". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Brooke? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 185,177 babies born with the name Brooke in the United States. That's more than enough Brookes to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 172,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1914 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brooke" was in 1996 with a total of 6,724 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brookes)

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brooke" ranks #72 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, 276 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of 6,360 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Brooke popular?

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

Celebrities named Brooke

Brooke Shields

Brooke Shields is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1966 to present. Brooke was born in 1965 as Brooke Christa Shields in New York City, New York, U.S.


Brooke Hogan

Brooke Hogan is a singer-songwriter, television personality, actress, and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Brooke was born in 1988 as Brooke Ellen Bollea in Tampa, Florida, United States.


Brooke Burke

Brooke Burke is an actress, dancer, model, and television personality with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1986 to present. Brooke was born in 1971 as Brooke Lisa Burke in Hartford, Connecticut, United States.


Brooke Burns

Brooke Burns is an actress, television presenter, and former model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1996 to present. Brooke was born in 1978 as Brooke Elizabeth Burns in Dallas, Texas, U.S.


Brooke Vincent

Brooke Vincent is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Brooke was born in 1992 as Brooke Levi Vincent in Audenshaw, Greater Manchester, England.


Brooke Langton

Brooke was born in 1970 in Arizona, U.S.


Past life for Brooke born Oct 4, 2004

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 Northern Africa 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 - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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

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