Woodrow

Woodrow - A very unique male name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Woodrow, meaning row of houses by a wood, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #472. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Woodrow and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Woodrow? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Woodrow. The baby boy name Woodrow was given to 6 baby boys in 2011, ranking #3759 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 275,540 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Woodrow peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1913 on position 44.



Famous with this name

Nancy Mann Waddel Woodrow
Woodrow Parfrey
Sam Woodrow


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Woodrow is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Woodrow is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,203 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,203.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Woodrow is where you live.


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Woodrow origin and meaning

Woodrow is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means row of houses by a wood. To see famous people named Woodrow, pop culture references for the name Woodrow and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Woodrow

We've found the following names that sound similar to Woodrow, sorted by popularity.

Woodroe / Wataru /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20113759
20094475
20084388
20054184
20033474
20003309
19982569
19973079
19962342
19952320
19942001
19932199
19921559
19911600
19901828
19891540
19881402
19872027
19861733
19851340
19842236
19831069
19821241
19811068
19801063
1979869
1978949
1977797
1976825
1975877
1974861
1973746
1972677
1971679
1970666
1969609
1968623
1967608
1966591
1965581
1964557
1963569
1962556
1961528
1960543
1959594
1958507
1957494
1956476
1955430
1954402
1953393
1952354
1951355
1950373
1949335
1948322
1947316
1946300
1945265
1944253
1943257
1942276
1941254
1940264
1939261
1938274
1937286
1936333
1935326
1934365
1933355
1932316
1931360
1930393
1929378
1928391
1927312
1926328
1925291
1924255
1923256
1922215
1921204
1920185
191991
191859
191773
191664
191583
191472
191344
191247
1911228
1910472

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2203

Even more about Woodrow


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Woodrow a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Woodrow?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1913
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Woodrow
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 275,540
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2011 births +6

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