[ 1 syll. bur-ges(s), bu-rge-ss ] The baby boy name Burgess is pronounced as BER-JH-S- †. Burgess' origin, as well as its use, is in the English language. The name's meaning is town citizen.
Bergess, Burg, Burgeis, Burges, Burgh, Burgis, Burgiss, Burgys, Burgyss, and Burr are variations of Burgess.
See also the related categories, english and town (village).
Burgess is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Burgess include Baraq, Bark, Barukh, Berc, Berch, Berche, Berck, Berdj, Berg, Berge, Bergh, Berje, Bersh, Beryc, Bhreac, Birche, Birke, Bores, Borg, and Borge.
† Pronunciation for Burgess: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"