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Boy Name: Marlowe

Name: Marlowe
Pronunciation: \m(a)-rlo-we, mar-lowe\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Marlowe's also a girl name)
Meaning: driftwood
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Marloe, Marley, Marly, Marlea, Merle, Morlee
Similar Names: Barlowe, Carlowe
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3948


Marlowe \m(a)-rlo-we, mar-lowe\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Marlowe), is a variant of Marlow (Old English), and the meaning of Marlowe is "driftwood".

The baby name Marlowe sounds like Marloe, Marley, Marly, Marlea, Merle and Morlee. Other similar baby names are Barlowe and Carlowe.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Marlowe.


Marlowe is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3948 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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