Burr
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
BUR
Meaning
Sticking seed head
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The name Burr is quite interesting because it is believed to have derived from the Middle English “burre” which was actually a seed head that stuck to clothing and was difficult to shake off. In fact, Shakespeare used the term burr to describe a person who was difficult to shake off.

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