Marquis: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Marquis

Marquis

Pronunciation: MAHR-kis, mahr-KEEZ, mahr-KEE (key)

Origin of the name Marquis:

Derived from the French marquis, which denotes a nobleman ranking above an earl and count and below a duke.

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This is my brother's name. It comes from a surname in his case, so we say it mar-kwis.

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Marc, Mark, Marq

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