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Brooke Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Brooke is of English origin.

The meaning of Brooke is "brook, stream".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 137  in baby name popularity for girls with 2375 occurrences.  It ranked 10827 in popular baby names for boys with 6 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Brooke is a variant spelling of Brook.

Other Tidbits

Brooke falls into the water name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Brooke Bennett, Brooke Shields.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Brooke in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Brooke.

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

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Brooke in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

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.