Meaning and Origin of: Brue
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First name origins & meanings:
- French : Thicket
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Last name origin & meaning:
- Americanized spelling of Norwegian Bru.
- Possibly an altered spelling of the French surname Bru, in part a topographic name for someone who lived on moorland, from Old Occitan bruc ‘heather’, ‘heath’, or a habitational name from any of the various minor places named with this word (for example Bru in Lot, or Le Bru in Cantal, Corrèze, and Dordogne); otherwise from bru ‘daughter-in-law’.