Name: Bush

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bush

  • Meaning:
    Bush or shrub, dweller in bushes
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    Bush or shrub
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    English speaking countries
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    Topographical or habituation surname given to those who lived by or in the midst of a thicket of bushes. Another lineage could be from an anglicization of the Ashkenazic Jewish "Busch". Many of Jewish descent took this name in reference to the burning bush from which God spoke to Moses.

    This is the surname of two American Presidents, George Herbert Walker Busch, and George Walker Bush.

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