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Name Clifford

Origin:From Old English words for cliff and fordTools:

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About the name Clifford in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Short forms:Cliff
Topics:Asteroid 4276 Clifford, discovered 1981
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
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About Clifford, the group of names with the same origin as Clifford

Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin:from a family name deriving from a place name with the meaing ford by a cliff
 in use as a given name since around the 19th century
Words:clif = the cliff  Old English
 ford = the ford (shallow part of a river used for crossing it)  Old English
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:43:Clifford England+Wales 1904
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+Wales decadesGraph1954 81,  1944 68,  1934 60,  1924 48,  1914 45,  1904 43
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 507,  1980-1989 249,  1970-1979 199,  1960-1969 159
USA yearlyGraph2005 923,  2004 825,  2003 934,  2002 841,  2001 728,  2000 753,  1999 620,  1998 654,  1997 573,  1996 538,  1995 532,  1994 506,  1993 455
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