English variation of Beaufort, French
"beautiful fort"

Buford Origin and Meaning

The name Buford is boy's name meaning "beautiful fort".
Buford has lost any charm it once had. Try Beauford instead.

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Famous People Named Buford

  • (Earl) Buford EllingtonAmerican politician; 42nd governor of Tennessee
  • Buford Garfield "Baby" RayAmerican NFL player
  • Buford Hayse PusserAmerican sheriff; inspiration for film "Walking Tall"
  • Buford A. JohnsonAmerican mechanic for the Tuskegee Airmen in WWII

Buford in Pop Culture

  • Bufordflying table in the Heroes of Olympus series by Rick Riordan
  • Bufordminor character in "The Princess and the Frog"
  • Bufordbloodhound in animated series "Buford and the Galloping Ghost"
  • Buford Grangercharacter in film "Bad Asses"
  • Bufordname suggested by Henry for his son In The Infernal Devices by Cassandra Clare
  • Buford Van Stommcharacter in Disney cartoon '"Phineas and Ferb"