Name: Marlowe

Origin and Meaning of the Name Marlowe

  • Meaning:
    Drained lake
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MAR low)
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Miscellaneous Info for Marlowe

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred used of the surname, from a place name in Buckinghamshire on the Thames.

    Christopher Marlowe was an English dramatist, poet, and translator of the Elizabethan era. Perhaps the foremost Elizabethan tragedian before Shakespeare, he is known for his magnificent blank verse, his overreaching protagonists, and his own untimely death.

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