Brooklyn - A unique female name
Brooklyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1980 on position #2122. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Brooklyn and more.
With that position 1 in 210 baby girls were given this name - making this a unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Brooklyn peaked in popularity 9 years ago in 2011 on position 21.
Famous with this name
How would you rate Brooklyn, 1-5?
Brooklyn is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Brooklyn is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #8 - and is the least popular in New York at position #184.
Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Brooklyn is where you live.
Comment and discuss
Brooklyn origin and meaningBrooklyn is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Brooklyn, pop culture references for the name Brooklyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to Brooklyn
We've found the following names that sound similar to Brooklyn, sorted by popularity.Brooklynn / Brookelyn / Brookelynn / Berkley / Brooklin / Brooklynne / Berkeley / Borghild / Berklee / Brooklyne /
Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better
understanding of how popular or unique this name is.
With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.
Chart position per year (visualized)
Chart position per state (visualized)
Chart position per year (table view)
Chart position per state (table view)
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Even more about Brooklyn
These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.