Bouras Family History
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Bouras Name Meaning
Greek: variant of Booras. Southern French and Catalan (Bourras): from Occitan bourras, Catalan bourràs ‘frieze’, a type of coarse reddish brown woolen cloth with long hairs (Late Latin burra ‘coarse untreated wool’), applied as a nickname for someone who habitually wore brown or a metonymic occupational name for a worker in the wool trade.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Buras, Boulay, Bour, Borras, Bourns, Ours, Bras, Buros, Doukas, Bourg