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== English Origin ==
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The name '''Callow''' has a history dating as far back as the [[Anglo-Saxon]] tribes of Britain. It was a name for a shy or introverted person. An alternate derivation of the surname comes from the Old English, where '''Callow''' means the bald or bare hill. In such a case it could have been a nickname for a bald person, or a name given to someone who lived near a prominent treeless hill.
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English Origin

The name Callow has a history dating as far back as the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It was a name for a shy or introverted person. An alternate derivation of the surname comes from the Old English, where Callow means the bald or bare hill. In such a case it could have been a nickname for a bald person, or a name given to someone who lived near a prominent treeless hill.

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