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Stanford Meaning


What does Stanford mean?

The name Stanford is of English origin.

The meaning of Stanford is "stony meadow".

Stanford is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Stan-ford.

The Given Name Stanford

Stanford is a refined and sweet name.

This 2 syllable name has grace and charm.

Stanford is unique yet compelling due to its simple and daring nature.

Stanford falls into the name categories college or university, flower.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Stanford Moore.

Stanford Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 5,458 in baby name popularity for boys with 17 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,728 in baby name popularity for boys with 16 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Stanford sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Stanford Name Popularity Page.

Stanford Related Names

Famous Stanfords

  • Stanford Moore ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1972

Stanford Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Stanford.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Stanford Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Stanford.

Just for fun, see the name Stanford 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 Stanford in Nautical Flags page.