Meadow - Meaning of Meadow
[ 2 syll. mea-dow, me-ad-ow ] The baby girl name Meadow is pronounced as MEHD-ow- †. Meadow is of English origin and it is also used mainly in English. It is from meadow ; maedwe which means 'meadow'. The name is derived from the common English word and ultimately of the Old English maedwe. It became popular in modern times when it was borne by a character in the successful American TV drama series The Sopranos (1999-2007).
Meadow is fairly popular as a baby name for girls. The name has been growing in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of only sporadic use. Its usage peaked modestly in 2018 with 0.033% of baby girls being named Meadow. Its ranking then was #516. Among all girl names in its group, Meadow was the most widely used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Meadow: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"