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Burl Meaning


What does Burl mean?

The name Burl is of English origin.

The meaning of Burl is "knotted wood".

Burl is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Burl.

The Given Name Burl

Burl appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This great little boy name has a natural spirit.

Burl is also great as a middle name.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Burl Ives.

Burl Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 10,910 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Burl Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Burl has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Burl to other names.

Burl Related Names

Variants of the name Burl include Burle, Burley.

The name Burlene is a form of Burl.

Famous Burls

  • Burl Ives ~ Actor

Burl Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Burl.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Burl Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Burl in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Burl.

Just for fun, see the name Burl in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Burl in Nautical Flags page.