Walker
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
WAWK-ər
Meaning
A person who prepares cloth
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Walker is an English name, derived from the Old English word 'wealcan', which means 'to roll'. The name is a Medieval professional name for a person who trod on woolen cloth to thicken it and prepare it for using.

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Walker Gillette - football player
Walker Percy - author

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