Given Name ARLO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English

Meaning & History

Meaning uncertain. It was perhaps inspired by the fictional place name Arlo Hill from the poem 'The Faerie Queene' (1590) by Edmund Spenser. Spenser probably got Arlo by altering the real Irish place name Aherlow, which is Gaelic meaning "between two highlands".


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Entry added February 22, 2011