What does Burns mean?
Associated with: surname.
(male) Berns, Berrns, ..
(female) Burna, Burnse, .. Middle name pairings:
Burns Arturo (B.A.), ..
How popular is Burns?
Burns is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#141 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Burns reached its peak position of #1520 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Burns are Burney and Burnis. These forms of Burns were favored by parents 105 years ago.
Burns is alike in pronunciation to Barnes. Other recommended names are Baris, Barna, Barni, Barny, Bern, Bernd, Berne, Bernis, Bernt, Berny, Birny (see Birney), Boris, Born, Borne, Borys, Burch, Burg, Burges, Burgh, Burk, Burke, Burl▼, Burle, Burnel (see Burnell), Burnet, Burnie, Burr, Burt▼, Burtt and Burty. These names tend to be more commonly used than Burns.See names in meaning and etymology.