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Ramsay (girl)

What does Ramsay mean?

Ramsay Pronunciation of Ramsay [ram-say] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Ramsay) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Ramsay is "raven island; ram island". Place name that was originally a last name common in Scotland, and seldom used as a given name for boys.

Associated with: old english, scotland.


Ramsay has 1 variant: Ramsey.

Creative forms:
(female) Ransay, Rasay, ..

(male) Ramran, Ramray, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ramsay Noel (R.N.), ..

How popular is Ramsay?

Ramsay is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#4347 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Ramsay has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ramsay name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ramsay outside U.S.

Similar Names

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