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  1. Butterfield, William Butterfieldnoun

    English architect who designed many churches (1814-1900)


  1. butterfield

    The term "Butterfield" does not have a specific definition as it is primarily a surname of English origin. The name was used to denote someone who lived by a pasture where cows were kept, from Middle English "buter" (butter) and "feld" (field, pasture). There are also several places, businesses, and institutions with the name Butterfield. The meaning of Butterfield would largely depend on its particular use or context.


  1. Butterfield

    Butterfield is a census-designated place in El Paso County, Texas, United States. The population was 114 at the 2010 census. It is part of the El Paso Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Butterfield is ranked #3152 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Butterfield surname appeared 11,468 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 4 would have the surname Butterfield.

    90.8% or 10,423 total occurrences were White.
    3.1% or 360 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 245 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.1% or 244 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.9% or 109 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.7% or 87 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Butterfield in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Butterfield in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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