What does Welby mean?
Welby [wel-by] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Welby is "well-farm". Place name. There was a popular tv series in the 1970s about a doctor named Marcus Welby.
(male) Welbyn, Wenby, ..
(female) Welbe, Weldy, .. Middle name pairings:
Welby Cannon (W.C.), ..
How popular is Welby?
Welby is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#40690 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Welby entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #1785 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Welby is pronounced similarly to Alba and Alby. Other recommended names are Colby▼, Denby, Derby, Gilby, Kelby, Kellby, Kerby, Kolby, Selby, Shelby▼, Wally, Web, Webb, Webley, Weeb, Welch, Wells, Welsh, Welwyn, Wesley▲, Wesly, Westby, Wiley▼ and Willy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Welby.See names in meaning and etymology.