Brooks
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
BRUWKS
Meaning
From a stream
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Brooks is a very old name and could have both English as well as Germanic roots. The name is associated with the word “broc” although the meaning changes with the language. In Old English “broc” means 'a seasonal stream or a land area that got flooded in winter'.

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