Name: Munro

Origin and Meaning of the Name Munro

  • Meaning:
    Mouth of the River Roe
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  • Meaning:
    Mouth of the River Roe
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  • Pronunciation:
    (mun RO)
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    Itself (Munro)
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Miscellaneous Info for Munro

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred used of the Scottish surname, usually spelled Munro. The ancestors of the Scottish Munros are said to have originally come from Ireland, apparently from a settlement by the River Roe in County Derry; their name is therefore supposed to be derived from Gaelic "bun Rotha" (mouth of the Roe).

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