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Brigham Meaning

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What does Brigham mean, popularity, numerology and more.

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.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 1316 in baby name popularity for boys with 129 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.

 
   

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".

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

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

   
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Just for fun, see the name Brigham in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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Brigham Numerology
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Brigham in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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