What does Northrop mean?
Northrop [northrop] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Northrop is "northern farm". Place name. Critic Northrop Frye.
Northrop has 1 variant: Northrup.Creative forms:
(female) Middle name pairings:
Northrop Judd (N.J.), ..
How popular is Northrop?
Northrop is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#8193 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Northrop has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Lathrop, Nathon, Norbert▼, Norberto, Norrie, Norris▼, Norton, Norward, Norwerd (see Norward), Norwood, Porthos and Winthrop. These names tend to be more frequently used than Northrop.See names in meaning and etymology.