What does Murdoch mean?
Murdoch \m(u)-rdo-ch, mur-doch\ as a name for boys is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of the name Murdoch is "sea". Murdoch is a derivative of Murdock (Scottish, Gaelic): media magnate Rupert Murdoch.
Murdoch is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#8402 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Murdoch for boys. Murdoch has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)