What does the name Briggs mean? The meaning of the name Briggs is Dweller By The Bridge. The origin of the name Briggs is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
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Name Notes: From a Scottish surname from the word "Bryggia" meaning bridge. Used for families who lived by a bridge.