Forest 🔥

Gender: Male Meaning of Forest: "woodsman or woods" Origin of Forest: French occupational name Forest's Popularity in 2019: #911

Forest Origin and Meaning

The name Forest is a boy's name of French origin meaning "woodsman or woods".

The Forest variation of Forrest, used by actor Whitaker, nudges the meaning more toward the woods and away from the woodsman.

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morgandarbyj Says:


I like this name. I worry about the "Run Forrest, run!" association. But I like the Forest Whitaker and obvious nature/woods association.