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Meaning and name origin

Marmaduke \m(a)-rmadu-ke, mar-ma-duke\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Marmaduke is "follower of Saint Maedoc". The most famous of a number of saints named Maedoc was a sixth-century abbot of Clonmore in Ireland. The name has comical English upper-class connotations.

Marmaduke has 2 variant forms: Duke and Marmeduke.


Popularity

Marmaduke is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Marmaduke and its variant forms. The only variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Duke. (2015 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Duke in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marmaduke and related baby names outside U.S.

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