What does Wakefield mean?
Wakefield [wake-field] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wakefield is "damp field". Place name.
Associated with: old english.
(male) Walkefield, Wattfield, ..
(female) Wakedell, Wakenell, .. Middle name pairings:
Wakefield Warner (W.W.), ..
How popular is Wakefield?
Wakefield is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#2360 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Wakefield has not been listed in the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Banfield, Canfield, Garfield▼, Mansfield, Masefield, Maxfield, Mayfield, Sheffield, Stanfield, Stansfield, Suffield, Wakelea (see Wakeley), Wakeley, Wakely, Waleed, Walfred, Walfried (see Walfred), Warfield, Whitfield, Winfield▼, Winnfield, Wynfield and Wynnsfield. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wakefield.See names in meaning and etymology.