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Boy Name: Markwess

Name: Markwess
Pronunciation: \m(a)-rkwe-ss, mar(k)-wess\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: nobleman; lord of the borderlands
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Markwees, Markess
Similar Names: Marquess, Markiss, Markese, Markeese


Markwess \m(a)-rkwe-ss, mar(k)-wess\ as a boy's name is a variant of Marquis (Old French), and the meaning of Markwess is "nobleman; lord of the borderlands".

The baby name Markwess sounds like Markwees and Markess. Other similar baby names are Marquess, Markiss, Markese and Markeese.


Markwess is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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