The name Brooklyn means Broken Land Or Pretty Brook and is of American origin. Brooklyn is name that's been used by parents who are considering unisex or non-gendered baby names--baby names that can be used for any gender.
From the Dutch town name Breukelen, in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Breukelen translates "broken land." It was first anglicized to Brookland and then Brooklyn. Brooklyn is a borough in New York City, NY, U.S. It is also an Americanized combination of the names Brook and Lyn.
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