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Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. BUR-gən(English)  [key]
Other Forms FormsBerg, Bergén, Van den Berg, Van der Berg, Von Bergen, Von Berg, Van Bergen, Berger, Van Den Berge, Berge, Berges, Bergan, Van De Berg, Bergner, Van Der Burgh, Bergh, Barg, Běrk, Berk, Van Den Burgh, Van Den Bergh, Van Den Berghe, Berven, Burg, Burger, Burgen, Van Der Burg, Burgers, Burgh, Burgan, Burgin, Burgher, Bergin

Meaning & History

Originally denoted a person from any of the various places named Bergen in Germany and the Netherlands. It is also a variant of Berg. Famous bearers include the Americans Candice Bergen (1946-), an actress, and Polly Bergen (1930-2014), an actress, singer and television host.
Added 8/2/2022 by General9696
Edited 11/16/2022 by General9696