49%Rating
add to your listSave
GenderMasculine
PronouncedPron.BIR-yer Swedish
[key]

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Birgir, probably derived from bjarga meaning "help, save, rescue".
Other Languages & CulturesBirgir Ancient Scandinavian Birgir Icelandic

Categories

help, kings, uncertain etymology
Entry updated August 26, 2016   Contribute