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Gender: Male Meaning of Seward: "sea defender" Origin of Seward: English

The name Seward is a boy's name of English origin meaning "sea defender". Seward and discussed in our forums with posts like "Little bit of everything choices CAF (chance/dice, quiz, namebank)".

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Double whammy: the expression "Seward's folly" and inevitable sewer jokes.

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Famous People Named Seward

Seward Bishop Collins, American publisher and socialite
Seward Smith, American politician and judge
William Seward Burroughs I, American inventor
William Seward Burroughs II, American Beat novelist; grandson of the above
John Seward Johnson I, American philanthropist and heir to Johnson & Johnson
John Seward Johnson II, American pop artist; son of the above
William Henry Seward, US politician; governor of New York, as a U.S. senator, and as secretary of state during the Civil War

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