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Crewe Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Crewe is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Crewe is "from the castle or fortress by the water".  

It is also of latin origin, where its meaning is "chariot".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 8204 in baby name popularity for boys with 9 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Crewe Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Crewe has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Crewe to other names.


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Crewe is a variant spelling of Carew.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Crewe in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

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Just for fun, see the name Crewe in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Crewe in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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