Burl
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
BURL
Meaning
A butler, cup bearer
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Burl is a medieval status name for a butler. A butler held great status and power in a royal household which was the reason for the name. The name as such originates in the Old English “byrele” or “byrle” which means 'cup bearer'.

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