Wilferd name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Wilferd mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Wilferd

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Alt. Meaning

W is for warm hearted, it's you!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

F is for feeling, your sympathetic way.

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

R is for realist, the way you are.

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

Notable Persons Named Wilferd

Notable Persons Named Wilferd

Wilferd Arlan Peterson

Wilferd was born in 1900. He died in 1995.

Wilferd Madelung


Fun Facts about the name Wilferd

  • How Popular is the name Wilferd? Wilferd is the 17,227th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Wilferd have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 481 babies born with the first name Wilferd in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wilferd to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wilferd? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Wilferd first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wilferd is Monday, July 31st, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Wilferd born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wilferd was in 1925 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Wilferd Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wilferd is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Wisconsin have the same name in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Wilferd: The name spelled backwards is Drefliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ledwfri. How do you pronounce that?
  • Wilferd name meaning

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