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Ward Meaning


What does Ward mean?

The name Ward is of English origin.

The meaning of Ward is "watchman".

Ward is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Ward.

The Given Name Ward

Embraced by many parents, the name Ward, is one of warmth and adventure.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Ward is unique yet compelling due to its daring and delightful nature.

Ward falls into the cool name category.

Ward Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,971 in baby name popularity for boys with 40 occurrences. It ranked 10,433 in baby name popularity for girls with 10 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,787 in baby name popularity for boys with 44 occurrences. It ranked 11,535 in baby name popularity for girls with 9 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Ward has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Ward Name Popularity Page.

Ward Related Names

Variants of the name Ward include Wacuman, Wakeman, Warren.

Famous Wards

    Ward Numerology

    What will your new littleWard be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Ward Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Ward in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Ward.

    Just for fun, see the name Ward in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Ward in Nautical Flags page.