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Gender: M Pronunciation: BYE-yard Meaning of Bayard: "russet-haired" Origin of Bayard: English

An old English redhead name -- one of the few that doesn't begin with the letter r -- with references both to a famous French knight and a magical horse.

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Famous People Named Bayard

Bayard Rustin, American Civil Rights Leader
Bayard Taylor, American poet
Bayard Veiller, American playwright

Pop Culture References for the name Bayard

Bayard Sartoris, character in the writings of William Faulkner
Bayard Ellis, defense attorney character in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

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