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Subject: Re: Burtslinger
Author: Andy ;—)   (guest)
Date: August 2, 2006 at 3:37 AM
Reply to: Burtslinger by Margaret

Sounds like a German place name. It may have been Bürzlingen (with a U umlaut), but this does not exist any more.
I found an entry in Grimm's Wörterbuch:

BÜRZLINGEN, adv. ano protenso

but I don't know what this means. "Protenso" (dative or ablative case) means "extending"

http://germazope.uni-trier.de/Projects/WBB/woerterbuecher/dwb/wbgui?lemid=GB13361

Messages in this thread:
  • Burtslinger - Margaret  Aug 1 2006, 2:49 PM
    • Re: Burtslinger - Andy ;—)  Aug 2 2006, 3:37 AM