Burnett Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Burnett Family History

If you are conducting some Burnett family history research then you can view the Burnett coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Burnett surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The name Burnett in Ireland is of Anglo-Norman origin having been introduced into the country during the thirteenth century. The name originally existed as 'brun', meaning 'brown'. The majority of descendants bearing this name can still be found in the original settlement locations, Counties Dublin, Meath and Clare. Burnell and Brunell are of similar derivation.

A Sept or Clan is a collective term describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors had a common surname and all inhabited the same lands.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Burnett Coat of Arms

Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Vert/Green Signifies Hope, Joy and sometimes, Loyalty in Love
Hunting Horn Symbol of One who is fond of High Pursuits
Oak Tree/Acorns/Oak Leaves Symbol of Antiquity and Strength
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