and named many places. The Brugh name was then created from one of these place names. They lived in the places named Overbrough and Netherbrough in Harray, in the
Islands. It is believed that the origins of the Brugh name are Norse, but it is not known if the place or
from very ancient times.
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Intuition and sound were the primary sources medieval scribes used to judge appropriate spellings and translations for names. The spelling of a name thus varied according to who was doing the recording. The different spelling variations
of Brugh include Brough, Burgh, Brugh, Broughe, Burghe, Brughe, Bruche and many more.