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.
Mead is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1468 out of 88799, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Mead for boys. Mead has not been listed in the list so far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)