Meaning and Name Origin
Salisbury \s(a)-lisbu-ry, sal(is)-bury\ as a boys' name is of Middle English origin. Possibly "willow settlement", from the French word "saule" for "willow". Place name: a picturesque and prominent cathedral town in England. Also an American place name.
Salisbury is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#2549 out of 88799, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Salisbury for boys. Salisbury has not been ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)