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Wilberforce

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old English Wilburh + foss (ditch); Wilburh was a female given name from wil (will) + burh (fortress).

Proper nounEdit

Wilberforce

  1. An English surname, most common in Yorkshire.
  2. William Wilberforce, English politician and abolitionist.

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