Meaning and Name Origin
Busby \b(u)-sby, 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.
Busby is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1848 out of 88799, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Busby for boys. Busby has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)