Metcalf in the US

  1. #1,379 Vigil
  2. #1,380 Holbrook
  3. #1,381 Steiner
  4. #1,382 Tatum
  5. #1,383 Metcalf
  6. #1,384 Buckner
  7. #1,385 Jean
  8. #1,386 Burrell
  9. #1,387 Connell
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Meaning & Origins

English (Yorkshire): of uncertain origin, probably from Middle English metecalf ‘food calf’, i.e. a calf being fattened up for eating at the end of the summer. It is thus either an occupational name for a herdsman or slaughterer, or a nickname for a sleek and plump individual, from the same word in a transferred sense. The variants in med- appear early, and suggest that the first element was associated by folk etymology with Middle English mead ‘meadow’, ‘pasture’.
1,383rd in the U.S.

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Tens of Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
33,034
to be exact
Montana
has the most people named Metcalf per capita

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