Meaning and Origin of: Bagge

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : from Middle English bagge ‘bag’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of bags and sacks of various kinds, including wallets and purses.
  • English : from the Germanic personal name Bac(c)o, Bahho (see Bacon1).
  • Swedish : nickname or soldier’s name from Swedish bagge‘ram’.
  • Danish : from a personal name of uncertain derivation.