US Popularity:9662
The perfect baby name is out there if you are willing to “Wait for It,” and it seems your waiting days are over. You might recognize Burr as the surname of the 3rd Vice President of the United States and Alexander Hamilton’s nemesis in the Broadway sensation Hamilton. But Burr is also a boy’s name from across the pond. It comes from the Old English byrst, meaning “bristle,” and was used to describe people who were difficult to shake off or something sticking or clinging. The rich history of this name might inspire your little one to hang on tight to their passions and will undoubtedly remind them to be patient.

Famous People Named Burr

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  • Aaron Burr
    United States Vice President

Burr Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 1976
- 4390
from 1975
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