Ramsay

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Ramsay

Ramsay

Wild Garlic Island

Originally a surname imported to Scotland from Ramsey in Huntingdonshire from Old English hramsa ‘wild garlic’ and ēg ‘island’.

Meaning: Wild garlic island

Origin: Scottish from English

Gender: For a boy

Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names