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Gender: Male Meaning of Chadwick: "dairy farm" Origin of Chadwick: English

The name Chadwick is a boy's name of English origin meaning "dairy farm". Chadwick and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Warrior and discussed in our forums with posts like "Switcher Machine".

From the experts:

Chadwick Boseman, the charismatic star of Marvel's blockbuster Black Panther, brought this name to the spotlight for the first time. Though we long considered it an overwrought way to get to the nickname chad, his celebrity gives it new luster, and we wouldn't be surprised to see it grow in popularity going forward.

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Famous People Named Chadwick

Chadwick Aaron Boseman, American actor
Chadwick A. "Chad" Trujillo, American astronomer
James Chadwick "Chad" Pennington, American NFL player
James Chadwick, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics

Pop Culture References for the name Chadwick

Chadwick, several places in England, variously meaning "Ceadda's dairy farm" and "Ceadel's dairy farm"
Chadwick Buford, main character in "The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come" (1903) by John Fox Jr.
Chadwick Boot, character in J.K. Rowling's "Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry"


lesliemarion Says:


I'm a raving Anglophile and this is too much even for me.