Name origin: Middle English
Name meaning: Mirthful, joyful
Name origin: English
Name meaning: nickname for someone of monkish habits or appearance,
or an occupational name for a servant employed at a monastery, from
Middle English munk, monk ‘monk’ (Old English
munuc, munec, from Late Latin monachus, Greek
monakhos ‘solitary’, a derivative of monos ‘alone’).