What does Galbraith mean?
Galbraith /gal-braith/ [2 sylls.] 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.
How popular is Galbraith?
Galbraith is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#3808 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Galbraith for boys. Galbraith has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)