Last name origins & meanings:
- English: nickname for a large or stout person, Middle English
bigge + unexplained -s.
- English: records of names
such as William de Bigges (Cambridgeshire 1327) and
Laurentia atte Bigge (Somerset 1327) suggest that it must also
have a topographic or habitational origin, but the etymology is
- Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Beggs.
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