English, place name meaning "bright town"
"bright town"

Brighton Origin and Meaning

The name Brighton is both a boy's name and a girl's name of English origin meaning "bright town".
Brighton has long been known as a holiday resort town on the south coast of England. A cheery unisex name, it was used for his daughter by Jon Favreau, but was a boy on the TV show The Nanny.

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Brighton in Pop Culture

  • Brighton Sheffieldmale character on TV series The Nanny
  • Harold Brighton "Bright" Abbottmale character on TV series "Everwood"