Meaning:Margaret's clearing; Place in Yorkshire
If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind name with a vintage touch, Murgatroyd can do the job. This masculine name has English roots and was most commonly used as a last name for English aristocrats. Acting as a blend of the Middle English Mergret and Old English rod, it translates to “Margaret’s clearing.” This can be a memorable choice if there’s a Margaret in your family that baby can see as a role model. If you’ve got a love for history, Murgatroyd can also connect your little one to a now-extinct hamlet that was once found in present-day West Yorkshire. For a name that can encourage baby to make their own place in the world, Murgatroyd can do the job.
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