Name Element BURG

TypeElement

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
Entry updated October 20, 2016   Contribute