Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. Br-lin (German)
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 11/4/2014
Last Editor EditorBeautiful Victory on 11/25/2018
Habitational name from the city in Germany, the name of which is of uncertain meaning. It is possibly derived from an Old Slavic stem berl- meaning swamp or from a West Slavic word meaning "river lake".