US Popularity:191
Other Origin(s):Dutch, British
Meaning:Small stream; Land by the brook; Broken land; Marsh land
Brooklyn is a renowned place name of gender-neutral persuasion with German, Dutch, and British origins. Largely associated with the NYC borough's eclectic vibes and creative diversity, Brooklyn finds its true roots in the Dutch town of Breukelen. In its original form, the name means "broken land," yet Brooklyn's English spelling best associates it with "small stream" or "land by the brook." It's a fitting meaning for this globally recognized title, conjuring images of the hip waterside neighborhood. Home to trends, artists, and down-to-earth dreamers, it's a wonderful base for baby to find inspiration at every phase of their life.

Brooklyn Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Brooklyn is currently #693 on The Bump
Boy:Brooklyn is currently #504 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Brooklyn is currently #396 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Brooklyn is currently #191 in U.S. births
Boy:Brooklyn is currently #5680 in U.S. births
Girl:Brooklyn is currently #190 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 19
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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