Gender: Male Meaning of Rutherford: "cattle ford" Origin of Rutherford: English

The name Rutherford is a boy's name of English origin meaning "cattle ford". Rutherford and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Family of 6 Name Quiz/ Obscure and Unique Name Ticker Choices".

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