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What does Brigg mean?

Brigg Pronunciation of Brigg [brigg] as a boys' name is an Old English name, and the name Brigg means "bridge homestead, settlement". Brigg is a variant form of Brigham (Old English): last name and place name.

Associated with: old english, homestead.


2 related forms via Brigham: Briggham and Briggs.

Creative forms:
(male) Berigg, Burigg, ..

(female) Briga, Briggi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brigg Dev (B.D.), ..

How popular is Brigg?

Brigg is an uncommon given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#104257 out of 150436, Top 69%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Brigg (outside Top 2000) are Briggs (#745 the previous year) and Brigham (#1593). Adoption of these relations of Brigg is at its most widespread today. Briggs is the most chic boy name in this compilation. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Briggs, Brigham in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brigg and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bing, Bligh, Bri, Brian, Brice, Brick, Bridge, Brien, Brik, Brily (see Briley), Brion, Brit, Britt, Gregg and Rigg. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brigg.

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