Montgomery Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Montgomery:
Transferred use of the surname originating from a Norman baronial name derived from a place-name in Calvados, Normandy. The name, de Monte Goumeril, is composed of the Old French elements mont (hill) and the personal name Goumeril, a derivative of the Germanic Gomeric (man power). Short: Monty.
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Actor Montgomery Clift aka Monty.
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Montgomery Ward was a department store that everyone called "Monkey Wards."
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Monty, Monte, Emery, Gomer
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(Edward) Montgomery Clift, American actor
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'Montgomery Burns' from the Simpsons cartoon
Montgomery Scott (Mr. Scott) from Star Trek
Montgomery Montgomery (Monty) from A Series of Unfortunate Events