English occupational name
"female brewer"

Brewster Origin and Meaning

The name Brewster is a boy's name of English origin meaning "female brewer".

With its slightly cocky feel, this well-used surname is not often heard as a first.

Famous People Named Brewster

  • Brewster Hopkinson Shaw Jr.American astronaut
  • Brewster KahleAmerican computer engineer and activist
  • Lincoln BrewsterChristian singer

Brewster in Pop Culture

  • "Brewster McCloud" 1970 movie and main character
  • "Punky Brewster" TV series and main character
  • Montgomery Brewstermain character in George Barr McCutcheon's "Brewster's Millions" and several films
  • Brewstera character in the Animal Crossing series