What does Briggs mean?
Briggs /brig-gs/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Briggs is "bridges".
Related boy name: Brigham.
VariationsKreatif forms: Bibriggs, Briggsbi, Briggsnh. [more]
How popular is Briggs?
Briggs is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#522 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Briggs for boys. Briggs entered the list in 2012 and reached its apex rank of #831 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
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Suggested similar baby names are Baris, Bing, Bingo, Bligh, Bliss, Boris, Boriss, Bri, Brian▲, Briano, Briant, Brice▼, Bricio, Brick, Bridge, Bridger, Brien, Brigg, Briggham, Brik, Briley, Brilie, Brily, Brinly, Brion, Brit, Briton, Britt, Britte, Brizio, Brogan▼, Broggan, Brooks▲, Brutus and Burges. These names tend to be more frequently used than Briggs.