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From Proto-Germanic *burgz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰərgʰ- (“fortified elevation”), *bʰerǵʰ-. Compare Old Frisian burch, Old Saxon and Old High German burg, Frankish *burg, Old Norse borg, Gothic 𐌱𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌲𐍃 (baurgs).
- IPA: /burh/, [burx]
Declension of burh