Meaning:Keeper or guardian of the hedged enclosure
If you're seeking a down-to-earth name with a vintage touch, meet your new favorite, Hayward. This pick for baby boys is rooted in Old English and means "keeper or guardian of the hedged enclosure." Its original form, Hēgweard, was given to those protecting the fields and leading the harvest. Hayward is the perfect choice for inspiring a caring and compassionate heart in baby! It’s also a rarer alternative to Howard and Harold.
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