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What does Aylward mean?

Aylward Pronunciation of Aylward as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Aylward is "awesome guardian; noble guardian".


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, guardian (defender), noble




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How popular is Aylward?

Aylward is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#13690 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Aylward has not made it into the list thus far. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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Similar Names

Aylward is alike in pronunciation to Alard, Alhard, Aliard, Allard, Allerd, Ellard and Willard. Other recommended sound-alike names are Abelard, Adalard, Adalhard, Adelard, Adelhard, Adellard, Adlar, Adlard, Aland, Albaro, Alford, Algar, Alhart, Allart, Allford, Allgar (see Alger), Allvar, Alvar, Alvaro, Anwar, Archard, Arland, Asgard, Aylmar, Aylmer, Aylwin, Ballard, Derward, Durward, Eadward, Edward, Eward, Gallard, Hallward, Halvard, Halward, Halwerd, Haward, Hayward, Hillard, Howard, Hulbard (see Hulbert), Kenward, Millard, Millward, Milward, Norward, Pollard, Ryszard, Seward, Siward, Steward and Villard. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aylward.

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