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pinWhat does Brooks mean?

Brooks /brooks/ as a boys' name (also used less generally as girls' name Brooks) is pronounced brux. It is of Old English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Brooks is "water, small stream". Director Brooks Atkinson.


pinVariations

Brooks has 4 variants: Brook, Brooke, Brookes and Brookie.

Related boy name: Calder.

Kreatif forms: Bebrooks, Brooksbe, Brooksno. [more]

pinHow popular is Brooks?

Brooks is a somewhat popular first name for males (#829 out of 1220, Top 68%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#77 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Brooks for boys. Brooks reached its apex rank of #245 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brooks name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brooks outside U.S.

The only other popular alternative form of Brooks (#245 2 years ago) is Brook. These forms of Brooks are at the height of their popularity presently (usage of 0.3775%). Brooks is more universally found than the rest, and Brook is now somewhat dated. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Brooks and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brooks, Brook in U.S.

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


pinSimilar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Brock, Brocke, Brok and Crooks. These names tend to be less frequently used than Brooks.

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