What does Woodrow mean?
Woodrow /woo-drow/ as a boys' name is pronounced WUD-roh. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Woodrow is "row of houses by the wood". American President Woodrow Wilson.
Woodrow▼ has 1 variant: Woody▼.Kreatif forms: Wadrow, Woodrowwa, Woodrowwi. [more]
How popular is Woodrow?
Woodrow is a very popular first name for men (#412 out of 1220, Top 34%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#10964 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Woodrow for boys. Woodrow was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #72 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
The only other prominent related form of Woodrow is Woody. These relations of Woodrow were favored during the years 1910-1919 (median #536) and have become significantly less common since, with the versions Woodrow and Woody becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Woodrow and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Woodson. This name tends to be less frequently used than Woodrow.