Origin:British
Meaning:field of beans
Bancroft as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Bancroft is "field of beans". One of the Anglo-Saxon place names used as given names to refer to simple, homely agricultural landmarks.

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  • Anne Bancroft
    Actress
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