What does Bourne mean?

Bourne meaning in Names Dictionary

From the brook.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male


Bourne meaning in General Dictionary

an archaic term for a target or location

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  • an archaic term for a boundary
  • A stream or rivulet; a burn.
  • A bound; a boundary; a limit. Hence: aim geared towards; goal.

Bourne meaning in General Dictionary

(v.) A stream or rivulet; a burn.

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  • (n.) A bound; a boundary; a limit. Thus: Point aimed at; objective.

Sentence Examples with the word Bourne

Blake came into the Straits of Dover with his ships, and on the 19th of May a sharp collision took place between him and Tromp. Bourne joined his countryman after the action began.

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