Meaning and Origin of Huxley - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Huxley

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • English : Ash-tree field

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • English (mainly Shropshire) : habitational name from a place in Cheshire, which is probably so called from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Hucc or from Old English husc, hux ‘insult’, ‘taunt’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.