Name: Marlow

Origin and Meaning of the Name Marlow

  • Meaning:
    Drained lake
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (MAR low)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Marlow)
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Miscellaneous Info for Marlow

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of the surname, derived from the place in Buckinghamshire on the Thames, named in Old English with mere (lake, pool) and lafe (remnants, leavings); a muddy area remaining after a lake had been drained.
    Also possibly a variant of Marley.

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