Origin:German
Popularity:128
Meaning:water, small stream
Brooks is a gender-neutral name with German and English origins. This name translates to “water” or “small stream,” a vital part of nature for baby to appreciate during their life. With their shining surfaces and relaxing babbling sounds, brooks make for a beautiful sight for baby to enjoy. Brooks is also a popular Old English surname that is popular to this day—think filmmaker Mel Brooks or country singer Garth Brooks. Whether your inspiration comes from your celebrity idol or the intimate body of water, the name Brooks is sure to streamline baby’s desitny.

Famous People Named Brooks

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  • Garth Brooks
    Musician, Singer
  • Mel Brooks
    Director

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