What does Whitlaw mean?
Whitlaw [whit-law] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Whitlaw is "white hill". Whitlaw is a variant form of Whitelaw (Old English): place name.
(male) Willaw, Winlaw, ..
(female) Whitla, Whitle, .. Middle name pairings:
Whitlaw Shepherd (W.S.), ..
How popular is Whitlaw?
Whitlaw is a rare given name for males. Whitlaw is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Whitlaw (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 is Whitelaw. This relation of Whitlaw was popular as a birth name during the years 1890-1899 (#1923). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Whitlaw is pronounced similarly to Whitley. Other suggested similar names are Whistler, Whitbey, Whitby, White, Whitey, Whitlock, Whitman and Whitney. These names tend to be more commonly used than Whitlaw.See names in meaning and etymology.