US Popularity:17461
Brown is a masculine name of Old English origin. While it was typically used to refer to a person’s hair or eye color, this name can give your little one plenty of inspiration. The color brown represents so many things, from the stability and groundedness of the earth to the warm comfort of autumn. If you want baby to use this shade to grow into their roots, the name Brown makes for a perfect reminder.

Famous People Named Brown

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • James Brown
  • Jerry Brown
    United States Governor
  • Jim Brown
    Football Player
  • Millie Bobby Brown

Brown Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Brown is currently #17461 in U.S. births
Boy:Brown is currently #8328 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 2737
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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