Sanford - Meaning of Sanford

What does Sanford mean?

[ 2 syll. san-for(d), sa-nfo-rd ] The baby boy name Sanford is pronounced SAENFahD †. Sanford is of English origin and it is also used mainly in English. Sanford is a variant of Sandford (English).

See also the related category english.

Sanford is uncommon as a baby boy name. At the height of its usage in 1929, 0.029% of baby boys were named Sanford. It had a ranking of #310 then. The baby name has seen a marked decline in popularity since then, and is of only very modest use today. Within all boy names in its family, Sanford was nevertheless the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Sanford include Sampat (Indian), Sinbad, Synbad, and Senapati (Indian).

† Pronunciation for Sanford: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"



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