BROOKLYN
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: BRUWK-lin   [key]
Meaning & History
From the name of the borough of New York City, originally derived from Dutch Breukelen meaning "broken land". It can also be viewed as a combination of BROOK and the popular name suffix lyn.
Related Names
VARIANT: Brooklynn
Popularity
United States  ranked #28 for girls 
England/Wales  ranked #299 for boys 
Canada (BC)  ranked #15 for girls 
New Zealand  ranked #66 for girls