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What does Dagwood mean?

Dagwood Pronunciation of Dagwood [dag-wood] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dagwood is "shining forest". Place name. In the popular comic strip "Blondie", Dagwood is the harassed husband of a dizzy blonde. The name is sometimes found on menus as the name of a sandwich.

Associated with: old english, shining (bright), forest (tree), popular (famous).


Creative forms:
(male) Dalwood, Dewood, ..


Middle name pairings:
Dagwood Jacques (D.J.), ..

How popular is Dagwood?

Dagwood is an uncommon first name for males and an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Dagwood has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Atwood, Dago, Dagon, Daimond, Darold, Darrold (see Darold), Darwon (see Darwin), Dawson, Daymond, Ellwood, Elwood, Harewood, Harwood, Haywood, Heywood, Linwood, Mahmood, Marwood, Norwood, Osgood, Stanwood, Upwood, Wedgwood and Winwood. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dagwood.

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