Gender: Male Origin of Kerouac: Breton literary name

Kerouac Origin and Meaning

The name Kerouac is a boy's name of Breton origin.

Kerouac could make for a meaningful possible modern literary inspiration, via On the Road author Jack. The writer's baptism certificate read Jean Louis Kirouac, though he later claimed his full name was Jean-Louis Lebris de Kerouac.

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linda, pam: seeing this almost killed me

lesliemarion Says:


Don't like the guy's writing, but it's a lively sounding name.