What does Baird mean?
Baird /baird/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Gaelic, Scottish and Irish origin, and the meaning of Baird is "poet, one who sings ballads". From the English word "Bard". An occupational name.
How popular is Baird?
Baird is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#935 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Baird for boys. Baird has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Baird is pronounced similarly to Bayard, Bird and Byrd▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Baiardo, Barrt, Bart▼, Caird, Kaird and Laird. These names tend to be more frequently used than Baird.