Name: Milford

Origin and Meaning of the Name Milford

  • Meaning:
    Mill near the ford
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MIL ford)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Milford)
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Miscellaneous Info for Milford

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Surname derived from the place names (for example in Derbyshire, Devon, Hampshire, Norfolk, Staffordshire, and Surrey) named in Old English as ‘mill ford’, from mylen "mill" and ford "ford".

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