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.