English occupational name
"wagon maker"

Wainwright Origin and Meaning

The name Wainwright is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wagon maker".

Some surnames should stay surnames.

Famous People Named Wainwright

  • Loudon Wainwright IIIAmerican singer,songwriter; father of musicians Martha and Rufus Wainwright and Lucy Wainwright Roche

Wainwright in Pop Culture

  • Richie Wainwrightcharacter from TV series "Something Wilder"
  • Sam Wainwrightcharacter in film "It's a Wonderful Life"