[ 2 syll. (c)ha-dwi-(c)(k), ch-adw-ick ] The baby boy name Chadwick is pronounced as CH-AEDWihK †. Chadwick is primarily used in the English language and its language of origin is Old English. The meaning of the name is Chad's dairy farm. It is from the word 'wic' which means dwelling, farm, dairy farm. The first name is derived from the surname, which is in turn derived from various place names in Lancashire, Warwickshire, or Worcestershire in England.
Another form of Chadwick is the English contraction Chad.
Chadwick is uncommon as a baby boy name. At the height of its usage in 1975, 0.044% of baby boys were given the name Chadwick. It was #272 in rank then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is now used on a very modest scale. In 2018, within the family of boy names directly linked to Chadwick, Chad was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Chadwick: CH as in "cheese (CH.IY.Z)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"