English place-name
"from the oxen crossing"

Oxford Origin and Meaning

The name Oxford is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the oxen crossing".

High-collared and straightlaced, with the deadly "Ox" nickname.

Oxford in Pop Culture

  • OxfordMississippi, USA
  • Oxford is a college in England.
  • Oxford Dictionary
  • "Oxford Blues" 1984 film starring Rob Lowe
  • "A Yank at Oxford" 1938 British film