What does Mead mean?
Mead [mead] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Mead) is pronounced meed. It is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Mead is "meadow". Place name. Also possibly (Old English) "honey wine". General George Meade was in charge of the Army of the Potomac in the Civil War, and played a crucial part in the Union victory at Gettysburg. Architect William Rutherford Mead.
(male) Mad, Meadi, ..
(female) Meadie, Metea, ..
How popular is Mead?
Mead is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1494 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Mead for boys. Mead has not been listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Suggested similar names are Aad, Abad, Amad, Asad, Brad▼, Chad▼, Fuad, Gad, Imad, Jerad▼, Lad, Mac, Mads, Man, Mar, Mat▼, Max▲, Medad, Meged, Meir, Mel, Menard, Meydad (see Medad), Moab, Ohad, Rad, Read, Saad, Shad▼, Tad, Thad▼ and Vlad. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mead.See names in meaning and etymology.