Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. MAHNT-fərd, MAHNT-fəd
Other Forms FormsMontfort, Munford, Mountford
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 9/23/2015
As a Shropshire name believed to mean "from a communal ford or water crossing" while the Norfolk origin is "from Munda's ford," Munda being an old English personal name meaning "protector, guardian," as seen in names such as EDMUND.