Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. LO-maks
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Contributor Contrib.amanh on 3/11/2017
Lomax is a territorial surname, derived from the hamlet of Lumhalghs, near Bury, Greater Manchester, and meaning "pool nook" or "recess". Notable persons with the surname Lomax include: Alan Lomax (1915–2002) American musicologist, son of John Avery Lomax. English: variant of Loomis.