GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: MAHR-mÉ™-dook   [key]
Meaning & History
Possibly derived from the Old Irish name Máel Máedóc meaning "disciple of Saint MÁEDÓC". Saint Máel Máedóc (also known as Malachy) was a 12th-century archbishop of Armagh in Ireland. The name Marmaduke has been traditionally used in the Yorkshire area of Britain.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Máel Máedóc (Ancient Irish)