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Brooklyn (BRUK-lin)

Meaning of the name Brooklyn

Brooklyn can also be used as a boys name, but is much more popular for girls. The name has been used as a reference to the borough of New York City. It's alternative meaning derives from the Dutch word 'Breukelen', which means 'broken land'. Additionally, the word has connotatoions with 'water' and 'streams'.

Origin of the name Brooklyn


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