Name: Linwood

Origin and Meaning of the Name Linwood

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    (LIN wood)
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    Surname of debated derivation. Linwood may be from the Old English 'lind' meaning "lime (tree)" or 'llyn' meaning "pool" and 'woro' meaning "enclosure" or 'wudu' meaning "wood".

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