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Linford

What does Linford mean?

Linford Pronunciation of Linford [lin-ford] as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and Linford means "linden tree ford". Linford is a variant form of Lynford (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, tree, ford (river).

Variations

Linford has 1 variant: Linnford.

Creative forms:
(male) Laford, Longford, ..

(female) Liner, Linlin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Linford Nasir (L.N.), ..

How popular is Linford?

Linford is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#25398 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Linford was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest rank of #1998 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aldford (see Alford), Alford, Allford, Ashford, Bedford, Beuford, Bickford, Blanford, Bufford, Buford, Burford, Byford, Clifford, Clyford (see Clifford), Concord, Einhard, Elford, Ellford (see Elford), Giffard (see Gifford), Gifferd (see Gifford), Gifford, Gilford, Guilford, Gyfford (see Gifford), Halford, Hanford, Harford, Huxford, Jefford, Kinnard, Langford, Lawford, Lenard, Lennard, Lennerd, Lincoln, Lind, Linder, Lindford, Lindo, Lindon, Lino, Linos, Lintonn (see Linton), Linwood, Lonnard, Lord, Milford, Millford (see Milford), Mitford, Orford, Oxford, Oxxford (see Oxford), Pickford, Ransford, Rayford, Redford, Reeford, Rexford, Rufford (see Ruford), Ruford, Rumford, Safford, Sanford, Staford, Stanford, Swinford, Swynford (see Swinford), Tilford, Twyford, Warford, Welford, Whitford, Wilford and Wynford. These names tend to be more commonly used than Linford.

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