What does Norwood mean?
Norwood /nor-wood/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Norwood is "woods in the north".
VariationsKreatif forms: Narwood, Norwooddo. [more]
How popular is Norwood?
Norwood is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1520 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Norwood for boys. Norwood was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #895 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)