Name: Bradford

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bradford

  • Meaning:
    Broad ford
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  • Pronunciation:
    (BRAD ford)
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    Itself (Bradford)
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Miscellaneous Info for Bradford

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Surname from the Old English words 'brad' (broad) and 'ford' (ford). Several places in England bear this name, the largest being a city in West Yorkshire.

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