What does Thornycroft mean?
Thornycroft [thorny-croft] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Thornycroft is "thorny field". Place name. "Croft" is an old British term for a small farm of five to ten acres, usually farmed by a tenant farmer.
Thornycroft has 1 variant: Thorneycroft.Creative forms:
(male) Ternycroft, ..
(female) Thornyta, .. Middle name pairings:
Thornycroft Geoffrey (T.G.), ..
How popular is Thornycroft?
Thornycroft is a rare first name for men. Thornycroft is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Thornycroft for boys. Thornycroft has yet to be ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bancroft, Rycroft, Thorbert and Thornton▼. Like Thornycroft, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.