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Ranked #454


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 7 (Ranked #3722).

What does the name "Floyd" mean?

Floyd (English): Gray

The name "Floyd" is of English origin and it means "Gray". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for fancy, never just plain you!

L is for loyalty, that you show.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

Your name in reverse order is "Dyolf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ydlof". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Floyd" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Floyd? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 154,811 babies born with the name Floyd in the United States. That's more than enough Floyds to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 206 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Floyd" was in 1926 with a total of 3,621 babies. (That's a lot of baby Floyds)

According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Floyd" ranks #54 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Oregon. Imagine that, 24 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 1920. Across the entire United States a total of 3,285 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Floyd popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Floyd in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Floyd

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a boxer. Floyd was born in 1977 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.


Floyd Patterson

Floyd Patterson is a boxer. Floyd was born in 1935 in Waco, North Carolina, U.S.


Floyd Landis

Floyd Landis is a cyclist. Floyd was born in 1975 in Farmersville, Pennsylvania, U.S.


Past life for Floyd born Aug 29, 1958

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.