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Gender: Male Meaning of Garfield: "triangular field" Origin of Garfield: English

The name Garfield is a boy's name of English origin meaning "triangular field". Garfield and is often added to lists like Athletic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name Makeover!".

From the experts:

Presidential pedigree, but too tightly tied to the fat orange cartoon cat.

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Famous People Named Garfield

(Reginald Stephen) Garfield Todd, 5th Prime Minister of Southern Rhodesia
Garfield St Aubrun Sobers, Barbadian cricketer
Garfield Edward John Barwick, longest-serving chief justice of Australia
Garfield Arthur "Gar" Wood, American inventor and motorboat racer
Garfield "Gar" Heard, American basketball player and coach
Garfield Blair, Jamaican basketball player
Garfield Kennedy, British filmmaker and politician
(Thomas Timothy) Garfield Morgan, English actor
Thomas Garfield "Gar" Knutson, Canadian politician and lawyer
James A. Garfield, former U.S. President
Andrew Garfield, English actor

Pop Culture References for the name Garfield

"Garfield," comic strip, TV and movie series about title fat cat
Garfield Mark 'Gar' Logan aka Beast Boy, superhero in DC's Doom Patrol and Teen Titans comics