Bradford: baby boy name meaning and popularity


An English name meaning "broad ford," as in a wide river crossing. Your little Bradford may not be crossing many rivers, but he'll definitely want to splash through every puddle he sees.


Brad, Braddie, Rad, Ford.

Famous people named Bradford:

Actors Bradford Dillman, Bradford Dourif, and Bradford Anderson; politician Charles Bradford Henry; guitarists Bradford Delson and Bradford Whitford; peace activist Bradford Lyttle.

Fun fact:

The Bradford Pear is a beautiful ornamental tree, but it's known for its stinky smell when it blooms in spring.

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