What does Guilford mean?
Guilford /guil-ford/ as a boys' name. Guilford's root is Old English, and the meaning of the name Guilford is "ford with yellow flowers". Guilford is a variant form of Guildford (Old English): place name. Galford is a familiar surname.
Guilford has 1 alternative form via Guildford: Gilford.Kreatif forms: Guilfordle, Guilfordwr, Gulford. [more]
How popular is Guilford?
Guilford is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#11146 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Guilford for boys. Guilford has yet to be listed in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
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Suggested similar baby names are Alford▼, Allford, Bufford, Buford▼, Burford, Clifford▼, Elford, Ellford, Gaillard, Galfrid, Gaylord▼, Giffard, Gifferd, Gifford, Gilbert▼, Gilburt, Gilmore, Guilbert, Gyfford, Halford, Hallford, Huxford, Linford, Milford▼, Millford, Mitford, Rufford, Ruford, Rumford, Rushford, Swinford, Telford, Tilford, Walford, Welford, Wellford, Whitford and Wilford▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Guilford.