- burien, berien
From Middle English bürȝen, from Old English byrgen, burgen (“burying-place, grave, sepulchre, tomb, burial”), from Proto-Germanic *burginnijō (“burial”), from Proto-Indo-European *bhergh- (“to shelter, protect, save, preserve”). Related to Old English byrgan (“to raise a mound, hide, bury, inter”). More at bury.
burian (plural burians)