Meaning and Origin of: Marques

Boy name origins & meanings

  • African American : Noble
  • Portuguese : Warlike

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Portuguese : patronymic from the personal name Marcos.
  • Southern French (Occitan), Catalan (Marquès), and Spanish (Marqués) : from marqués ‘marquis’, from the French word, either a nickname for someone who behaved like a marquis or an occupational nickname for a servant in the household of a marquis.