Name: Mahlon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mahlon

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    One who forgives
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    (mah lon)
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    English speaking countries
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    Mahlon is a possible English form of the Hebrew name Machlon, Naomi's son and first husband of Ruth in the Bible.

    The name may also have been taken as a variant form of Marlon, of uncertain derivation.

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