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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Brook
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Brook in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Brook:
Records indicate that 1,528 boys in the United States have been named Brook since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1961, when 137 people in the U.S. were given the name Brook. Those people are now 59 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Brook
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4 Positive Comments
"We named our son Brook in 2012. We love the name. People often were surprised when we told the we were naming our son Brook forgetting that before "Brooke" the girls name became used and popular, Brook was a boy name. To us it sounded like a strong boy's name. However he is often assumed to be a girl when just the name is presented. And even when people who have met and know him write his name they often spell it with the "e" on the end. To me that seems to feminize it so I don't like when people do that." Jan. 21, 2014:
"I know a perverted skeleton named brook.He uses a sword concealed in a cane and loves milk." Dec. 6, 2007:
"I love being called Brook. I was born in Stamford Brook in London,so it's got a real significance for me. I also regularly stood on the Brook Road terrace at the mighty Brentford Football Club! Up The Bees!!!" Oct. 14, 2007:
"i know a guy name brook, thought it was a weird guy name when I first met him, but I grew to like it as a guy name and he is super sexy!" Feb. 6, 2007:
1 Neutral Comment
"I'm a guy named Brook in 1978. Brook in German is Bach. My Grandma's last name is Brookman." Jan. 2, 2010:
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