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Gender: Male Meaning of Menzies: "to reside, abide" Origin of Menzies: Scottish surname of Norman origin

The name Menzies is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "to reside, abide". Menzies and is often added to lists like Australian Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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Traditionally pronounced "ming-iz" and thus the relationship to the jazzy Mingus, Menzies is an old Scottish surname related to the more common Manners.

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Famous People Named Menzies

(Walter) Menzies "Ming" Campbell, Baron Campbell of Pittenweem, Scottish MP
Ian Menzies Banks, Scottish novelist
Robert Menzies, 12th Prime Minister of Australia

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