in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: New York Borough
- #689 All Time
- #31 in 2015
Pronunciation of Brooklyn
How popular is the baby name Brooklyn in the U.S.?
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#78 girl name
#67 girl name
#57 girl name
#47 girl name
#37 girl name
#34 girl name
#21 girl name
#29 girl name
#28 girl name
#26 girl name
#31 girl name
Want to know about the popularity of the Brooklyn baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 87,539 babies born with the name Brooklyn in the United States. That's more than enough Brooklyns to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brooklyn" was in 2011 with a total of 7,158 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brooklyns)
According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brooklyn" ranks #6 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 107 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 6,859 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 Brooklyn popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Brooklyn" mean? The list below shows the origins of Brooklyn as well as things modernly associated with the name Brooklyn such as celebrities named Brooklyn.
Origin and Meaning of Brooklyn
The name "Brooklyn" is of American origin, and it means "New York Borough". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Brooklyn Sudano is an actress, singer, and dancer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Brooklyn was born in 1981 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Other Inspirations for the Name Brooklyn
Brooklyn New York
Brooklyn Nine Nine
B is for beauty, that comes from within.
R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.
O is for openness, it's refreshing!
O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.
K is for kindle, the warmth in others.
L is for lively, your life is full of energy!
Y is for young, the years never show!
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
Your name in reverse order is "Nylkoorb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oorklbyn". 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 Brooklyn born Nov 11, 2015
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. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.