Girl name origins & meanings
- Irish : Freckled
Family name origins & meanings
- Scottish : nickname from Gaelic breac ‘speckled’.
- English : unexplained.
- German : topographic name related to Middle Low German brāke ‘uncultivated land’.
- Breck was the name of a Massachusetts Bay family prominent in the earliest settlement. Edward Breck settled in Dorchester, MA, in 1636, and died there in 1662.