Wikia

Harry Potter Wiki

Changes: Herbert Burke

Edit

Back to page

m (Reverted edits by 81.131.205.74 (Talk) to last version by 1337star)
 
Line 12: Line 12:
 
|species=[[Human]]
 
|species=[[Human]]
 
|gender=Male
 
|gender=Male
|height=
 
|hair=
 
|eyes=
 
|skin=
 
|hidef=
 
 
|family=*[[Belvina Black]] (wife)
 
|family=*[[Belvina Black]] (wife)
 
*[[Belvina Burke's sons|Two sons]]
 
*[[Belvina Burke's sons|Two sons]]
Line 23: Line 18:
 
*[[Ursula Flint]] (mother-in-law)
 
*[[Ursula Flint]] (mother-in-law)
 
*[[Caractacus Burke]] (possibly) †
 
*[[Caractacus Burke]] (possibly) †
*[[Elizabeth Burke]] (possibly)
+
*[[Elizabeth Burke]] (possibly)
 
|hidem=hide
 
|hidem=hide
 
|animagus=
 
|animagus=
Line 38: Line 33:
   
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
"Herbert" is derived from the Germanic elements ''hari'' "army" and ''beraht'' "bright". The Normans introduced this name to England, where it replaced an Old English cognate ''Herebeorht''. In the course of the Middle Ages it became rare, but it was revived in the 19th century.
+
"[[wikipedia:Herbert (name)|Herbert]]" is derived from the Germanic elements ''hari'', "army" and ''beraht'', "bright". The Normans introduced this name to England, where it replaced an Old English cognate ''Herebeorht''. In the course of the Middle Ages it became rare, but it was revived in the 19th century.
  +
  +
There was a real person with this name, [[wikipedia:J. Herbert Burke|J. Herbert Burke]].
  +
  +
''Burke'' means "fortified hill".<ref>[[wikipedia:Burke (surname)|Burke (surname)]]</ref>
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==

Latest revision as of 12:23, December 22, 2012

Herbert Burke
Biographical information
Blood status

Pure-blood

Marital status

Married

Physical information
Species

Human

Gender

Male

Family information
Family members
Affiliation
Loyalty

Herbert Burke was a wizard who married Belvina Black. Given that Belvina was not disowned by her family, who believed strongly in blood purity, it is likely that Herbert was a pure-blood. The couple had two sons and one daughter.[1] Herbert may be related to Caractacus Burke of Borgin and Burkes.

EtymologyEdit

"Herbert" is derived from the Germanic elements hari, "army" and beraht, "bright". The Normans introduced this name to England, where it replaced an Old English cognate Herebeorht. In the course of the Middle Ages it became rare, but it was revived in the 19th century.

There was a real person with this name, J. Herbert Burke.

Burke means "fortified hill".[2]

AppearancesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki