Name Element BURG

Type Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "fortress, fortification, castle".
Other Languages & Culturesborg(Ancient Scandinavian) burgus(Late Roman)
Given Name DescendantsBurchard, Burkhard, Burkhart, Ingeburg, Waldeburg, Wigburg(Ancient Germanic) Cyneburg, Cyneburga, Eadburg, Eadburga, Mildburg, Wilburg, Wilburh(Anglo-Saxon) Burton(English) Valpuri(Finnish) Burkhard, Burkhart, Ingeborg, Walburga, Burchard, Ingeburg(German) Milburga(History) Kinborough(Medieval English)
Surname DescendantsBerry, Bourke, Burke, Burton(English) Bouchard(French) Borchard, Borchardt, Burgstaller(German) Burke(Irish) Borghi(Italian) Borg(Swedish)
Place Name DescendantBurton(English)
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