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Norwood

What does Norwood mean?

Norwood Pronunciation of Norwood [nor-wood] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Norwood is "woods in the north".

Associated with: old english, woods (tree).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Dowood, Newood, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Norwood Israel (N.I.), ..

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)

Norwood reached its peak position of #797 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Norwood name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Norwood outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Atwood, Dagwood, Ellwood, Elwood, Harewood, Harwood, Haywood, Heywood, Kirkwood, Linwood, Lockwood, Marwood, Normand, Norton, Norward, Norwell, Norwerd (see Norward), Norwin, Norwinn (see Norvin), Norwyn, Norwynn, Sherwood, Shurwood (see Sherwood), Upwood and Winwood. These names tend to be more commonly used than Norwood.

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