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6/11/2016, 1:39 AM LMS
5/14/2014, 11:25 PM LMS
3/19/2009, 10:16 PM LMS

Name Whitlock
Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage English
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Nickname for someone with white or fair hair, from Middle English whit ‘white’ + lock ‘tress’, ‘curl’. Compare SHERLOCK.
From an Old English personal name composed of the elements wiht ‘creature’, ‘demon’ + lac ‘play’, ‘sport’.
Added 3/19/2009 by LMS