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pinWhat does Floyd mean?

Floyd /floyd/ as a boys' name is pronounced floyd. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Floyd is "gray-haired". Anglicization of Lloyd, modified because of the difficulty non-Welsh speakers have in pronouncing "Ll-". Boxing celebrity Floyd Patterson.


pinVariations

Floyd has 1 relation via Lloyd: Loyd.

Kreatif forms: Fafloyd, Floyddi, Floydfa. [more]

pinHow popular is Floyd?

Floyd is a very popular first name for males (#167 out of 1220, Top 14%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#469 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Floyd for boys. Floyd reached its highest position of #50 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Floyd name in U.S.

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

Prominent related forms of Floyd rated in the Top 1000 are Loyd and Lloyd. Adoption of these forms of Floyd reached its highest during the years 1920-1929 (average #121) and is now significantly less. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Floyd and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Floyd, Lloyd, Loyd in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Floyd and related baby names outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

A recommended similar baby name is Cloyd. This name tends to be less frequently used than Floyd.

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