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What does Woodrow mean?

Woodrow Pronunciation of Woodrow 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.

ASSOCIATED WITH houses, wood (tree)





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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)

Woodrow was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its top position of #67 in the U.S. in the 1910s, and is presently at #1874. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Woodrow outside U.S.

Which version is better?

The only other prominent related form of Woodrow (#1874 LAST YEAR) is Woody. These relations of Woodrow were favored in the 1910s (MEDIAN #800) and have become significantly less common since, with the version Woodrow becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Woodrow, Woody in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Woodrow and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Morrow, Waldron, Woodard and Woodson. These names tend to be less frequently used than Woodrow.

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