Named from w:Lord Brougham|Henry Peter, Lord Brougham (1778-1868), the vehicle's designer.
brougham (plural: broughams)
- a four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage, designed in 1839. It had an open seat for the driver in front of the closed cabin for two or four passengers.
#:*1891: âYes,â he continued, glancing out of the window. âA nice little brougham and a pair of beauties.â â Arthur Conan Doyle, âA Scandal In Bohemiaâ (Norton 2005 p.12)
- an automobile, a sedan without a roof over driver's seat.