Meaning:horse servant


Pronunciation:mar shawl

Variations:Marshal, Marshell

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About Marshall

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This is a great choice for parents who are looking for something a bit more unique and less common, but still strong and masculine.

Detailed Meaning

Marshall is a transferred surname, ultimately derived from the German for ‘horse servant.’ It is now a popular first name.

Famous People With This Name

Marshall Allman is an American actor known for his role in the television series “Prison Break” and “True Blood.” Marshall Mathers III is an American rapper and better known by his professional name, Eminem. Marshall Lancaster is an English actor known for his roles in “Coronation Street” and “Holby City.”

Possible Nicknames

A possible nickname for Marshall is Marsh.

Related Names

Alternative spellings include Marshal and Marshell.

Stories Featuring This Name

Marshall Eriksen is a character from the American television show, “How I Met Your Mother,” played by Jason Segal. Marshall Flinkman is a character from the spy show, “Alias.” Marshall Mann is a character in the television show, “In Plain Sight.”

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