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Gender: F Pronunciation: too-peh-lo Origin of Tupelo: Place-name and tree name

Tupelo, the name of a Mississippi city as well as a tree with soft, light wood that grows in the swamps of the south, attracted some attention as a first name via author Tupelo Hassman. The song Tupelo Honey also brought it some notoriety.

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Pop Culture References for the Name Tupelo

Tupelo, Mississippi is the city where Elvis Presley was born.
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