Brown

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Originally a nickname for someone with brown hair or a dark complexion.

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Brown (countable and uncountable, plural Browns)

  1. (countable) A common surname​.
  2. (uncountable) Brown University.

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Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Brown is the 4th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1,425,470 individuals. Brown is most common among White (58.0%) and Black/African American (35.6%) individuals.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Brown.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʁawn/, /bʁɔwn/

Proper noun[edit]

Brown

  1. A surname​.

Scots[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brown

  1. A surname​.