Origin:German
Popularity:519
Meaning:water, small stream
Clear, clean water. A gentle stream. Such images come to mind when you hear the name “Brooke.” It’s got Old English and Old German origins, but was popularized centuries later by actress Brooke Shields and a New York society grand dame named Brooke Astor. If you want an interesting offshoot, call your newborn Brooklyn, like Nick and Vanessa Lachey did for their daughter in 2015, or go with Brooks, the chosen name for 'The Bachelor' star Ashley Salter’s son.

Famous Brookes

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  • Brooke Shields
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