Given Name LOWELL

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LO-əl  [details]

Meaning & History

From an English surname which was derived from a Norman French nickname, from lou "wolf" and a diminutive suffix. The surname was borne by American poet and satirist James Russell Lowell (1819-1891).

Categories

animals, canines, fauna, nature, poets, surnames
VARIANTS: Lovell, Lovel
Entry updated October 11, 2012