- English: From the hill of the hares, from the army hill; Traditionally a boys'''' name, Harlow is now being used increasingly for both genders.
Moms love the Old Hollywood glamour of this name—as with Ava and Audrey and Sophia—and the fact that it has current celeb status via the children of Patricia Arquette, and Nicole Richie and Joel Madden, as well as the trendy upbeat o-sound ending. Still a relatively unique name, it works as both a boy and girl name.
Actress Jean Harlow, Model Shalom Harlow
Daughter of Nicole Richie and Joel Madden, Daughter of Patricia Arquette