Boyd

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Scottish Gaelic, either buidhe (blond, yellow), or a habitational surname from the Isle of Bute in Scotland.

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Proper noun[edit]

Boyd

  1. A Scottish and Irish surname, from Scottish Gaelic​.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname.

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Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Boyd is the 176th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 153,469 individuals. Boyd is most common among White (63.18%) and Black (30.77%) individuals.

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