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Mungo

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Gender: Male Meaning of Mungo: "my pet" Origin of Mungo: Scottish nickname

The name Mungo is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "my pet". Mungo and is often added to lists like Scottish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Mungo is one of the most classic Scottish names but perhaps also among the most difficult names to carry. There is a St. Mungo whose proper name was Kentigern; he is the patron saint of Glasgow.

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Mungo's International Variations

Munga (Gaelic)

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aaronburrsir Says:

2017-06-04T04:35:40

It's... okay, but the meaning makes it rather creepy.

-EagleEyes- Says:

2016-07-23T23:15:31

Sounds kind of like Margot with a twist.

Haids1987 Says:

2016-04-14T18:23:00

I had no idea this was a real name, I thought JK Rowling made it up. How quirky and fun!

Zelliew Says:

2015-07-21T12:26:05

Not my favourite name but I might go shopping for mung beans

esita Says:

2015-07-05T12:37:53

Mungo MacCullum is an Australian journalist

auroradawn Says:

2014-09-05T00:52:34

I just met a red-haired, blue-eyed puppy named Mungo Jerry (called Mungo), and thought it was a brilliant name for a dog. I didn't know about the band till I read Nameberry's Mungo entry!