Pronunciation: \m(a)-rkwe-ss, mar(k)-wess\
Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: nobleman; lord of the borderlands
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)