What does Busby mean?
Busby [bus-by] as a boys' name is of Scottish and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Busby is "village in the thicket". A busby is also a tall military hat made of fur, such as those worn by the British soldiers who guard Buckingham Palace. Choreographer Busby Berkeley.
(male) Busbry, Butby, ..
(female) Busbe, Busbye, .. Middle name pairings:
Busby Lee (B.L.), ..
How popular is Busby?
Busby is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#2161 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Busby for boys. Busby has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bobby▼, Bosly, Bubba, Bucky, Buddy▼, Burty, Buzzy, Ruby▼ and Rugby. These names tend to be more frequently used than Busby.See names in meaning and etymology.