What does Galbraith mean?
Galbraith \g(a)-lbrai-th, gal(b)-raith\ as a boys' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Galbraith is "foreign Briton". Surname from "gall" meaning "stranger" and "Breathnach" meaning "Briton". In Ireland, the name is commonly used to describe a Scot. Economist John Kenneth Galbraith.
Galbraith is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#4026 out of 88799, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Galbraith for boys. Galbraith has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)