Meaning and Origin of: Borges

Family name origins & meanings

  • Catalan : habitational name from any of several places called Borges in Catalonia, for example, Les Borges Blanques, in Lleida, or Les Borges del Camp, in Tarragona.
  • Portuguese : of disputed etymology; possibly a habitational name for someone from Bourges in France.
  • German : from a short form of the medieval personal name Liborius.
  • Danish : from the German patronymicBorchers.