Popularity:23192
Origin:Scottish
Meaning:birch tree meadow
Berk is a boy's name of Scottish origin that means "birch tree meadow." Birch trees are a symbol of regrowth and new beginnings, making it ideal for the newest addition to your family. They held an important place in Celtic mythology and were the first tree in Ogham, the Celtic tree alphabet. Berk also has Old French origins and can mean "the fortified settlement," which may have inspired the name of the island in How to Train Your Dragon—the Isle of Berk.

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