Linwood is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name Linwood means “River In The Woods”.
Origin of the name is: “English”
Linwood is a Boy name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “LIN + wuwd”
Linwood Name Meaning:
Linwood originates in Old English language and means “river in the woods”. Originally, it was used as a surname and as a surname it functions until today. As a male given name it is very rare.
It is a Christian baby name.
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Famous people with this name:
(Abner) Linwood Holton Jr., American politician; 61st Governor of Virginia;
Leon Linwood “Leonwood” Bean, American founder of clothing retailer L.L. Bean;
(Linwood) Wray Carlton, American NFL football player;
Linwood Barclay, Canadian novelist;
Linwood Pendleton, American environmental economist;
Linwood Boomer, American actor and TV producer;
Linwood “Woody” Kaine (b. 1992), son of American politician Tim Kaine and Anne Holton; named for his grandfather, Linwood Holton, Jr.