Boy name origins & meanings
- English : Ford by the willows
- Teutonic : Valiant protector
Boy name variations
How Popular Is The Name Wilford
Family name origins & meanings
- English : habitational name from either of two places called Wilford, in Nottinghamshire and Suffolk, both probably named with an Old English wilig ‘willow tree’ + Old English ford ‘ford’.
- Dutch : see Williford.