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Gender: M Meaning of Monroe: "mouth of the Roe river" Origin of Monroe: Scottish

Monroe is a presidential old man name without the fashion power of Jackson, Truman, Tyler, and Taylor. But since Mariah Carey chose it for her newborn twin daughter, Monroe may have a chance of coming back -- for girls.

Famous People Named Monroe

(Monroe) Jackson Rathbone V, American actor
Monroe Grisman, American guitarist and singer of Petty Theft, son of musician David Grisman, named after bluegrass legend Bill Monroe
Monroe Salisbury (born Orange Salisbury Cash), American actor
Monroe Gierl, American reality TV personality of "Endurance"
Monroe Jackson Rathbone VI (b. 2012), son of actor Jackson Rathbone
James Monroe Hanson (b. 2008), son of singer Isaac Hanson
Easton Quinn Monroe Elfman (b. 2010), son of actors Bodhi and Jenna Elfman
Gus Monroe Deveraux Sanford (b. 2014), son of actress Poppy Montgomery and Shawn Sanford
James Monroe, 5th President of the United States
Bill Monroe, American musician responsible for the bluegrass genre

Pop Culture References for the name Monroe

Monroe Stahr, character in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Last Tycoon
Monroe, werewolf character on TV's "Grimm"
Monroe Ficus, character on TV's "Too Close for Comfort"

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