Rexford - boys name

Rexford name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 28%

Rexford name meaning:

The name Rexford is of English origin and is typically used as a masculine name. It is derived from the Old English words "raed" meaning "counsel" or "advice," and "ford" meaning "ford" or "river crossing." When combined, the name Rexford can be interpreted to mean "crossing the river with wise counsel" or "advising on the river crossing."

The name Rexford carries connotations of intelligence, guidance, and leadership. Those named Rexford are often seen as wise and knowledgeable individuals who possess the ability to offer sound advice and make informed decisions. The use of the word "ford" in the name also implies a sense of strength and resilience, suggesting that those named Rexford are capable of navigating challenging situations with grace and wisdom.

In summary, the name Rexford conveys the meaning of a person who possesses both wisdom and the ability to guide others. It emphasizes intelligence, leadership, and the capacity to make informed decisions. Those bearing this name are often viewed as individuals who offer valuable advice and possess the strength to overcome obstacles.

Origin: English

Variant of Rex: Chieftain, ruler. Surname.

Related names

Rex , Rexford , Rexton

Other boys names beginning with R


Overall UK ranking: 3451 out of 4789

5 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Rexford

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