Meaning:Follower of Saint Máedóc
If you're looking for a name that celebrates baby's Irish heritage, consider Marmaduke, a masculine name that means "follower of Saint Máedóc." Máedóc of Ferns is a Catholic saint who lived in the 6th and 7th centuries and is credited as the founder of many churches and monasteries in Ireland. This meaning provides historic and religious connotations to Marmaduke. Additionally, it is known as the name of the silly and loveable dog in the newspaper comic strip, Marmaduke. Serious yet sweet, Marmaduke is an unforgettable option for your little one.
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