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SOURCE: Location & Given Name
OTHER FORMS: Braunschweig
CONTRIBUTOR: LMS on 10/9/2016
Meaning & History
English habitational name from the city in Saxony now known in German as Braunschweig.
German habitational name from the original Middle Low German name (a compound of Bruns
‘Bruno’s settlement’) of Braunschweig
); the standard German form was adopted in 1573.