Craig Name Meaning and Origin

Craig is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Gaelic’ origin. The baby name Craig means “Living Near A Rock Or Cliff”.


Craig Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Gaelic”



Craig is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “KRAYG”


Craig Name Meaning:

Craig is a Scottish name, derived from the Old Gaelic word creag which means ‘rock’. This word also gave rise to the word crag in English and the meaning too is the same.



It is a baby name.





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Famous people with this name:

Craig Theodore Nelson, American actor;

Craig Anthony Marcus Kilborn, American actor and TV host;

Craig G (born Craig Curry), American rapper;

Craig Phillip Robinson, American actor/comedian;

Craig Kauffman, American painter and sculptor;

Craig Ferguson, Scottish comedian and TV host;

Craig Mikel Wayans, American actor and producer;

Craig Fairbrass, English actor;

Craig Eric Sheffer, American actor;

(John) Craig Venter, American biochemist;

Craig Cameron Mello, American biologist and Nobel Prize winner;

Daniel Craig, English actor;

Craig Thompson aka Mini Ladd, British YouTuber;

Craig Romney, son of American politician Mitt Romney;

Craig Biggio, second baseman for the Houston Astros;

Lee Craig Frecklington, British professional footballer;

Craig David Thomas, American television writer;

Craig Coyne, American actor/screenwriter, husband of Barbara Bush




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