Put Your Baby on the Map! Top 12 City-Inspired Baby Names

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Brooklyn


Learn about the name Brooklyn.

Brooklyn is more than the most populous borough of New York City. It's also a rising star in the baby names world, ranking 21st among the top U.S. names for girls in 2011. Model-actress Brooklyn Decker has helped propel this pretty baby name, which means "beautiful brook." But don't discount it as a boys' name; celebs David and Victoria Beckham chose it for their firstborn son's name in 1999.

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