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 and Wales  ranked #492 for girls
 ranked #304 for boys
 
Canada (BC)  ranked #20 for girls 
New Zealand  ranked #72 for girls