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- proper n. A village near Manchester.
- proper n. A habitational surname.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Corrupted forms of auburn.
From Hebrew אַבְרָם (ʾaḇrām, "high father"), from אָב (ʾaḇ, "father") + רָם (rām, "high, lofty"). (Wiktionary)
From Old English Eadburh's (a woman's name) hām. (Wiktionary)