Burchard


Burchard

Burchard ("Burkhart", "Burkard", "Burkhard", "Burkert", "Burckhardt" and variants, Old English "Burgheard") is a Germanic given name, from "burg" "protection" and "hard" "hardy, brave".
* Burchard of Basle, 11th century bishop of Basle
* Burchard of Mount Sion, 13th century traveler to the Middle East
* Burchard II, Bishop of Halberstadt, 11th century German cleric and statesman
* Burchard I, Duke of Swabia, c. 855/860-911
* Burchard II, Duke of Swabia, c. 883-926
* Burchard III, Duke of Swabia, c. 915-973
* Burchard, Bishop of Utrecht, 11th/12th century
* Burchard, Duke of Thuringia, died 908
* Burchard of Istria, died 1106/1107
* Burchard of Worms, c. 950-1025, theologian

* Burghard Freiherr von Schorlemer-Alst, 1825-1895, Prussian parliamentarian

* Saint Burkhard, an 8th century Anglo-Saxon missionary to the Frankish Empire

It is also a surname. People with the surname include:

;Borchard
* Edwin Borchard, 1884-1951, American Jurist
* Joe Borchard, born 1978, American baseball player
* Leo Borchard, 1899-1945, Russian conductor;Borchardt
* Alice Borchardt, 1939-2007, American author, sister of Anne Rice
* Carl Wilhelm Borchardt, 1817-1880, German mathematician
* Curtis Borchardt, born 1980, American basketball player
* Diane Borchardt, American teacher's aide convicted for first degree intentional homicide
* Hugo Borchardt, 1844-1924, German firearms inventor
**Borchardt C-93 pistol
* Ludwig Borchardt, 1863-1938, German Egyptologist
* Mark Borchardt, born 1966, American filmmaker
* Rudolf Borchardt, German writer
* Susan King Borchardt, born 1981, American basketball player;Borchert
* Bernhard Borchert, 1863-1945, Baltic German artist in Latvia
* Jochen Borchert, born 1940, German politician
* John R. Borchert, American geographer
** Borchert's Epochs, periodization of American urbanization by John R. Borchert
* Katrin Borchert, born 1969, German Australian kayaker
* William G. Borchert, American screenwriter
* Wolfgang Borchert, 1921-1947, German author
** Wolfgang Borchert Theater, playhouse in Münster, Germany

;Burchard
* Ernst Burchard, 1876-1920, German author and doctor
* Esteban Gonzalez-Burchard, U.S. researcher
* Horatio C. Burchard, 1825-1908, U.S. politician from Illinois
* Johann Burchard, 15th century church figure
* Peter Burchard, author
* Petrea Burchard, born 1955, American actress
* Samuel D. Burchard, 1836-1901, U.S. politician from Wisconsin;Burchardt
* Ulla Burchardt, born 1954, German politician;Burckhardt
*Jacob Burckhardt, 1818-1897, Swiss historian of art and culture
*Johann Ludwig Burckhardt, 1784-1817, Swiss traveler and orientalist
*Johann Karl Burckhardt, 1773-1825, German astronomer and mathematician;Burgard
*Wolfram Burgard, born 1961, German roboticist;Burgert
*Chris Burgert, American sheriff's deputy shot in 2004
*Jonas Burgert, German artist;Burghard
* Duane Burghard, American businessman and politician;Burghardt
* Arthur Burghardt, born 1947, American actor
* Jack Burghardt, 1929-2002, Canadian news broadcaster and politician
* Marcus Burghardt, born 1983, German cyclist
* Michael Burghardt, United States Marine Corps technician
* W. E. Burghardt Du Bois, 1868-1963, African American civil rights leader, educator, and scholar. ("Burghardt" was his mother's family name).;Burkard
*Oscar Burkard, 1877-1950, German-American soldier;Burkhard
*Paul Burkhard, 1911-1977, Swiss composer
*Willy Burkhard, 1900-1955, Swiss composer;Burkert
*Martin Burkert, born 1964, German politican
*Nancy Ekholm Burkert, born 1933, American artist and illustrator
*Rudolf Burkert, 1904-1985, German/Czechoslav Nordic skier
*Walter Burkert, born 1931, German classicist

ee also

* Burchard, Nebraska
*Burckhardt Compression - Swiss compression technology enterprise
*Burckhardt - crater on the Moon
*Burckhardt


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  • Burchard — ist der Rufname von Burkard, auch Burchard (* 700, † 754) aus Südwestengland stammender Mönch; 742 erster Bischof von Würzburg Burchard von Avesnes (* 1251; † 1296), von 1282 bis 1296 Bischof von Metz Burchard II. von Blankenburg († 1305);… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Burchard I. — Burchard I. ist der Name folgender Personen: Burchard I. (Schwaben) (* um 855–860; † 911); Herzog von Schwaben Burchard I. (Vendôme) (genannt der Ehrwürdige, auch Bouchard I. le Vénérable; † 1005 oder 1007), Graf von Vendôme Burkhard I. (Zollern) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Burchard II. — Burchard II. ist der Name folgender Personen: Burchard II. (Schwaben) (* um 883/884; † 926), Herzog von Schwaben und Rätien Burchard II. (Würzburg) († 941), Bischof von Würzburg Burchard II. von Halberstadt (* um 1028, † 1088), deutscher Kleriker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Burchard — Burchard, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 103 Housing Units (2000): 52 Land area (2000): 0.158543 sq. miles (0.410625 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.158543 sq. miles (0.410625… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Burchard, NE — U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 103 Housing Units (2000): 52 Land area (2000): 0.158543 sq. miles (0.410625 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.158543 sq. miles (0.410625 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Burchard — Burchard, so v.w. Burkard …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Burchard — Burchard, 1) Graf im Niedgau, wurde 897 Markgraf von Thüringen (doch kein Ahne der Wettiner), nahm unter Ludwig dem Kinde mehrfach an den Reichsangelegenheiten teil und fiel 908 gegen die Ungarn. 2) B. II. (Buko), Bischof von Halberstadt, geb. um …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Burchard II. — Burchard II., Bischof von Halberstadt seit 1059, ein Gegner Heinrichs IV., 1088 zu Goslar von dem erbitterten Volk erschlagen; nach der Sage großer Kinderfreund und als »Buko von Halberstadt« in Kinderliedern fortlebend …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • BURCHARD — seu Brochard, vel Buchardus, Dominicanus, terram Sanctam descrip sit. Sixtus Senens. Biblioth. l. 4. Gesner Biblioth. Item, Comes d Etable, qui tempore Caroli M. Saraceiios mari vicit, A. C. 806 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Burchard — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Burchard (Burkhart, Burkard, Burkhard, Burkhardt, Burkert, Burckhardt, Burgheard, Borchardt, évolué en Bouchard en français) est un prénom germanique… …   Wikipédia en Français


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