Old English element meaning "warrior, man", possibly originally meaning "bear".
BUR Old High German
Old High German word meaning "peasant", later acquiring the meaning "farmer".
Old English element meaning "edge (of a sword), blade, corner".
EY Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning either "island" (from Proto-Norse *aiwo
) or "good fortune" (from Proto-Norse *auja
FRANK Ancient Germanic
Frankish word meaning "spear". This is the origin of the name of the tribe of the Franks.