Name Briggs - meaning, origin, popularity 

Briggs name meaning

What does Briggs mean?

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English
Usage: English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Briggs b-riggs
Meaning: From the Village Near a Bridge and Diminutive of Brigham
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Widely Accepted unisex name Briggs means "From the Village Near a Bridge or Diminutive of Brigham". It is rooted from Old English language is used prevalently in English. Briggs is a short version of Brigham. Of Old English origin, Prevalent Brigham is used chiefly in English, Brigham means "From the Village Near a Bridge, Dweller by the Bridge and Bridge Settlement".

How do I pronounce Briggs?

You can pronounce the one syllabled name Briggs as b-riggs. The name can also be pronounced as br(ig)-gs or brigz.

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How popular is the name Briggs?

A common name in United States with over 3513 new-borns have been given the name since 1927. When at its peak in 2017, it ranked 615th when 422 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Also, Briggs is a familiar name in Nigeria. At least, 3000 people globally have been given the name as per our research.

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Numerological aspects of Briggs

If you have number 8 as your personality no, it reveals your competitive spirit, good nature, and lucky one. You manage to hide your issues and emotional struggles pretty very well. Go out there and experience new stuff instead of reliving your past. You chose not to love people who don't love themselves. Your devotion to people sometimes leads to disappointment because of your high expectations.

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Famous people named Briggs

  • Briggs Cunningham, American entrepreneur and sportsman

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