Meaning and Origin of: Eastwood

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : habitational name from any of various places called Eastwood. Most, such as the one in Essex, get the name from Old English ēast ‘east’ + wudu ‘wood’, but an example in Nottinghamshire originally had as its final element Old Norseþveit ‘meadow’ (see Thwaites).

Famous people with this last name