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Gender: Male Meaning of Burbank: "riverbank where burrs grow" Origin of Burbank: English

The name Burbank is a boy's name of English origin meaning "riverbank where burrs grow". Burbank and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Writer's Game, Pt. 3".

From the experts:

Beautiful downtown Burbank -- about as glamorous a place-name as Akron...or Detroit.

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Famous People Named Burbank

Luther Burbank, American botanist

Pop Culture References for the name Burbank

Truman Burbank, main character in movie "The Truman Show"
Emil Burbank aka Master Menace, villain in Marvel Comics
Burbank, California, USA


lesliemarion Says:


Burbank the city is nothing to write home about, but Luther Burbank the plantsman is.