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Pronunciation

brʊks

Origin

English

Meaning

This is another in the series of names inspired by the word brook, although Brooks is probably better known as a last name. That said, Brooks is one of the last-name-turned-first-name variety, a B-letter trend that’s given us firm favorites like Bennett and Bailey. Brooks is short and soft-sounding, and if you like being ahead of the curve, the name Brooks could be your ticket!

Rank in the year 2015

Brooks was ranked #429 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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