Type Surname (from location)
Usage Norwegian (Rare)
Edit Status Status
Contributor Contrib.lilolaf on 12/16/2015
Habitational name from either of two farmsteads in Norway: Borsheim in Rogaland and Børsheim in Hordaland. Borsheim is a combination of an unknown first element and Norwegian heim "home", while Børsheim is a combination of Old Norse byrgi "fence, enclosure" and heim.