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Canfield

What does Canfield mean?

Canfield Pronunciation of Canfield [can-field] as a boys' name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Canfield is "field of reeds". Place name. Dick Canfield was a famous gambler and casino operator in the late 19th century, and the Canfield form of solitaire was named for him.

Associated with: reeds (meadow), famous, 19th century.

Variations

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Middle name pairings:
Canfield Kaiser (C.K.), ..

How popular is Canfield?

Canfield is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#2884 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Canfield has yet to make it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Canfield name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Canfield outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Banfield, Cadfael, Campbel, Campbell, Canbie, Cassiel, Chaniel, Daniel, Daniele, Garfield, Haniel, Hanniel, Kaniel, Manfred, Manfried, Mansfield, Masefield, Maxfield, Mayfield, Stanfield, Stansfield, Suffield, Wakefield, Warfield, Winfield, Winnfield and Wynfield. These names tend to be more frequently used than Canfield.

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