Gaylord is a masculine name of French origin. It stems from the word gaillard, which means lively and spirited. This name calls to mind a happy, boisterous baby with a true zest for life. Notable men such as MLB player Gaylord Perry and former governor and environmentalist Gaylord Nelson breathe new life into this traditional name. If you're looking for a unique option with vibrant connotations, look no further than Gaylord.
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