What does Murdoch mean?
Murdoch /mur-doch/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of the name Murdoch is "sea". Murdoch is a version of Murdock (Scottish, Gaelic): media magnate Rupert Murdoch. Compare last name Mursch.
How popular is 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)