See also: brook
- As an English surname, from the noun brook.
- As a north German surname, from Low German Brook (“swamp, marsh”), related to the above.
- As a Dutch surname, Americanized from Broek, from broek, also related to the above.
- As a Jewish and German surname, Americanized from Bruck, Bruch (from Bruch (“wetland, marsh”)).
- Rhymes: -ʊk
- A habitational surname from Middle English for someone living by a brook.
- A surname from Hebrew, a transliteration and normalization of Hebrew ברך (barúkh, “blessed”).
- A male given name transferred from the surname, variant of Brooks.
- A female given name transferred from the surname, of modern usage, variant of Brooke.
- A town in Newton County, Indiana, United States.
- A number of places in England:
- A village in Brighstone parish, Isle of Wight (OS grid ref SZ3983).
- A village and civil parish in Ashford borough, Kent (OS grid ref TR0644).
- A hamlet in Albury parish, Guildford borough, Surrey (OS grid ref TQ0646). 
- A hamlet in Witley parish, Waverley borough, Surrey (OS grid ref SU9338).
- A hamlet in Carmarthenshire, Wales (OS grid ref SN2609) 
German Low GermanEdit
From Middle Low German brôk, from Old Saxon *brōk, from Proto-West Germanic *brōk.
Brook m or n (plural Broken)