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Gender: Female Pronunciation: prid-OH Meaning of Prideaux: "meadow of waters" Origin of Prideaux: Cornish place name

The name Prideaux is a girl's name of Cornish origin meaning "meadow of waters". Prideaux and is often added to lists like 310 Baby Names That Mean Water.

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Prideaux is a Cornish place name and surname that is occasionally attested as a girls' first name. It likely stems from the French phrase "pré de eaux", meaning meadow of waters. For fans of Margaux, Prideaux might be a less-common and very pretty alternative.

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