Given Name MILES

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: MIELZ, MIE-əlz  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Germanic name Milo, introduced by the Normans to England in the form Miles. The meaning is not known for certain. It is possibly connected to the Slavic name element milu meaning "gracious". From an early date it was associated with Latin miles "soldier".

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VARIANTS: Milo, Myles
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Milo (Ancient Germanic)
Entry updated December 3, 2014