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Boyd Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Boyd is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Boyd is "yellow haired".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1594 in baby name popularity for boys with 97 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Boyd Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Boyd has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Boyd to other names.


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Related Names

The names Boyden, Xanthippos are all forms of Boyd.

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Name Fun

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