Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MAHR-shəl
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Meaning & History

From an English surname that originally denoted a person who was a marshal. The word marshal originally derives from Germanic marah "horse" and scalc "servant". A famous bearer is the American rapper Marshall Mathers (1972-), who performs under the name Eminem.

Related Names

VariantMarshal

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People think this name is

mature   formal   wholesome   strong   strange   simple   serious  

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Entry updated January 21, 2022