Meaning and name origin
Thornycroft \th(o)-rny-croft, thor-nyc-roft\ as a boy's 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 form: Thorneycroft.
Thornycroft is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Thornycroft for boys. Thornycroft has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).