Meaning and Origin of: Bur

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Swedish : Youth

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Swiss and North German variant of Bauer.
  • French : from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed withbur ‘dwelling’, ‘settlement’.
  • Czech : topographic name, frombur ‘pine wood’.
  • Czech : descriptive nickname from burý ‘dark’.