Briggs could refer to:

  • Briggs cliff, a fictional place in Fullmetal Alchemist manga
  • Briggs (crater), a lunar crater
  • Briggs Initiative, either of two pieces of Californian legislation sponsored by John Briggs
  • Briggs Islet, Tasmania, Australia
  • Briggs, Oklahoma, USA
  • Briggs, Texas, USA
  • Briggs & Stratton, a manufacturer of air-cooled gasoline engines
  • The Briggs - a punk rock band
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
  • Briggs Township, Ontario, a geographic township
  • Miss Briggs, a character in the novel Vanity Fair
  • Miss Briggs, a character on the television series iCarly

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Briggs, Texas
30°53′23″N 97°55′30″W / 30.889626°N 97.92502°W / 30.889626 -97.92502 Briggs is an unincorporated community in eastern Burnet County, Texas, United ... Although Briggs is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 78608 the ZCTA for ZIP Code 78608 had a population of 279 at the 2000 ...

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    When autonomy is respected, the two-year-old does not carry this unfinished task into later stages of growth. In adolescence, the youngster will again concentrate on independence, but he won’t have to blast the roof off the second time around if it is already well established.
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    S.J. Perelman, U.S. screenwriter, Arthur Sheekman, Will Johnstone, and Norman Z. McLeod. Groucho Marx, Monkey Business, terms for a divorce settlement proposed while trying to woo Lucille Briggs (Thelma Todd)