Meaning and Origin
What does the name York mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
User Submitted Origins
User Submitted Meanings
- A user from Arizona, U.S. says the name York is of English origin and means "Is a shortened version of the English word 'Yorkshire'".
- According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name York means "City in england".
- The English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485; its emblem was a white rose
Back-formation from yorker.