Boy name origins & meanings
- African American : Noble
- Portuguese : Warlike
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.