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Brigham Meaning


What does Brigham mean?

The name Brigham is of English origin.

The meaning of Brigham is "homestead by the bridge".

Brigham is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bri-gham.

The Given Name Brigham

The given name Brigham originated as a surname which was a locality name from places in Cumbria and North Yorkshire. It is composed of the elements brycg meaning "bridge" and ham meaning "homestead or settlement".

Brigham is good for parents who want a name that is simple and refined.

A name fit for a child full of brilliance and spirit, a little trailblazer.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Brigham Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,588 in baby name popularity for boys with 104 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,513 in baby name popularity for boys with 109 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Brigham Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Brigham has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Brigham to other names.

Brigham Related Names

Variants of the name Brigham include Brig, Brigg, Briggs.

Brigham has the diminutives (nicknames) Brig, Brigg, Briggs.

Famous Brighams

    Brigham Numerology

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    Brigham Name Fun

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