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Gender: Male Meaning of Blackburn: "black brook" Origin of Blackburn: English

The name Blackburn is a boy's name of English origin meaning "black brook". Blackburn and is often added to user-created lists like Names of Nobel Prize Winners and discussed in our forums with posts like "High School Drama Club Round 1".

From the experts:

Somewhat dashing surname, but with serious teasing potential.

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Famous People Named Blackburn

Elizabeth Blackburn, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Pop Culture References for the name Blackburn

Blackburn Rovers FC, English soccer team