Brugman Family History
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Brugman Name Meaning
Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived near a bridge or a metonymic occupational name for a bridge keeper, from Dutch brugge ‘bridge’ (see Bridge); in some cases, it is a habitational name for someone from the Flemish city of Bruges (or Brugge), meaning ‘bridges’. Altered spelling of Swiss Bruggmann ‘bridge keeper’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bregman, Krugman, Bousman, Brunsman, Truman, Rutman, Burgman, Buxman