Meaning and name origin
Esmay \e-smay, es-may\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Esmay), is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Esmay is "esteemed; to love". Esmay is a variant of Esme (Old French): originally a male name brought to Scotland by Esmé Stewart, Seigneur d'Aubigny, the first Duke of Lennox in the 16th century.
Esmay has 1 variant form: Ismay.
Esmay is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#73169 out of 88799, Top 82%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Esmay for boys. Esmay has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).