What does Salisbury mean?
Salisbury /sal-is-bury/ [4 sylls.] 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.
How popular is Salisbury?
Salisbury is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#2640 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Salisbury for boys. Salisbury has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)