Name: Mumford

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mumford

  • Meaning:
    Protection ford
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (MUM ford)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Mumford)
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Miscellaneous Info for Mumford

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Mumford comes from an Old English family name "Munda", meaning protection, and the geographical designation "Ford", which means "by a ford" which is a shallow crossing place in a river. This is probably an area inhabited by a family of this name and thus, it was carried forth to anyone living nearby.

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