Gender: Male Meaning of Burl: "butler" Origin of Burl: English

The name Burl is a boy's name of English origin meaning "butler". Burl and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Totally, Kinda, or No Way?".

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This name has a nicely fragrant woodsy feel, bringing it into the nature-tree name category. Its only well known bearer, folk singer and Oscar-winning actor Burl Ives, had the full birth certificate name of Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives--nothing compared to his two siblings named Argola and Lillburn.

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