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Gender: Male Origin of Kerouac: Breton literary name

The name Kerouac is a boy's name of Breton origin. Kerouac and is often added to lists like Literary Baby Names Inspired by Authors and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

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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.