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Boy Name: Standish

Name: Standish
Pronunciation: \s-tandi-sh, st(an)-dish\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: stone parkland
Origin: English
Related Names: Aneislis
Sounds Like: Standford, Stanton, Stanten, Stanwood
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 10154

Description

Standish \s-tandi-sh, st(an)-dish\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Standish is "stone parkland". Place name. Mailes Standish was the Pilgrim's military leader who was featured in Longfellow's poem.

For more information, see also the related name Aneislis.

Baby names that sound like Standish are Standford, Stanton, Stanten and Stanwood.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Standish.

Popularity

Standish is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#10154 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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