Male, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names

Stafford

Stafford comes from an English surname meaning “landing-place ford” or “landing-place by the ford”, made up of Old English elements stæð (landing place) and ford (ford), a locational name for someone who came from any of several places called Stafford.

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

Meaning: “landing-place by the ford”

Usage: English

Nicknames: Staff, Ford

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