Brooklyn meaning

bro͝ok'lĭn
A borough of New York City in southeast New York on western Long Island. Dutch colonists first settled the area in 1636 and 1637 and in 1645 established the hamlet of Breuckelen near the present-day site of Borough Hall. Renamed Brooklyn by the English, the expanded community became part of New York City in 1898.
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Borough of New York City, on W Long Island.
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A borough of New York City. It is located on the western end of Long Island.
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A female given name of modern usage, also spelled Brooklynn.
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Origin of brooklyn

  • From Dutch Bruklyn Breukelen. See Breukelen at Wikipedia.
    From Wiktionary