What does Ashby mean?
(male) Ashab, Ashabe, ..
(female) Ashabi, Ashbyn, .. Middle name pairings:
Ashby Arius (A.A.), ..
How popular is Ashby?
Ashby is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#1985 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Ashby entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #1057 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Ash (#1614 the previous year) and Ashton (#141) are the prominent alternative forms of Ashby. These forms of Ashby were favored by parents in the year 2004 (average #1358) and are somewhat less common today (#1251, down 40.4%).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Abby, Alby, Amby, Ashbel, Ashe, Ashely, Asher▲, Ashley▼, Ashli, Ashly (see Ashley), Ashlyn and Ashur. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ashby.See names in meaning and etymology.