Given Name MONROE

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: mən-RO (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From a Scottish surname meaning "from the mouth of the Roe". The Roe is a river in Ireland. Two famous bearers of the surname were American president James Monroe (1758-1831) and American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962).


actresses, American presidential surnames, rivers, surnames, unisex
Entry updated October 11, 2012