Origin of the name BEORHTHERE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name BEORHTHERE.
name meaning "bright warrior," from Old English beorht "brightness, a glistening,
light, sight, glance"
and here "an army,
host, legion." It is a transposed form of Herebeorht,
... Brigsteere (in the
fourteenth century Brigster, -stere) is "probably" the Old
English personal name Beorhthere, the place-name being assumed to
have lost its terminal element. (The English Historical Review,