What does Burnis mean?
Burnis /bur-nis/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Middle English derivation, and the name Burnis means "brook". Burnis is a version of Burns (Middle English) with the suffix -is.
How popular is Burnis?
Burnis is a rare first name for males. Burnis is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Burnis for boys. Burnis has not been recorded in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)