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Gender: M Origin of Bronx: Place name

Rockers Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz put a new baby name on the map when they chose this downscale New York borough name for their son. The Bronx, the place, was named for early Dutch settler Jonas Bronck. Might Bronx become the next Brooklyn? We'd be surprised if it did.

Famous People Named Bronx

Bronx Mowgli Wentz, son of singers Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz
Broncs Weston (b. 2016), son of Josh and Mackenzie McKee of TV's "Teen Mom 3"

Pop Culture References for the name Bronx

The Bronx, hardcore punk band