Name: Pollard

Origin and Meaning of the Name Pollard

  • Meaning:
    Large head
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (POL ard)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Pollard)
  • Rating:
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Miscellaneous Info for Pollard

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    This surname is derived from the Middle English word 'poll', meaning 'head'. The -ard suffix was used to refer to someone with a large or misshapen head. In the UK the name is associated in poplar culture with Vicky Pollard, a comic character in the sketch show Little Britain.

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