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What does Fallows mean?

Fallows Pronunciation of Fallows [fal-lows] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Fallows is "the fallow field". Place name. "Fallow" means "not planted". Before the discovery of crop rotation, farmers used to let fields lie fallow to gather moisture or to kill weeds. Journalist James Fallows.

Associated with: old english, farmers.


Fallows has 1 variant: Fallow.

Creative forms:
(male) Falows, Fullows, ..

(female) Fales, Fallony, ..

Middle name pairings:
Fallows Isiah (F.I.), ..

How popular is Fallows?

Fallows is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#67317 out of 150436, Top 45%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Fallows has yet to be listed in the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Falco, Falcon and Farlow. Like Fallows, these names are not commonly used.

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