Crosby Name Meaning and Origin

Crosby is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Old Norse’ origin. The baby name Crosby means “Living Near A Cross Farm”.


Crosby Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Old Norse”



Crosby is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “KROHZ + bee”


Crosby Name Meaning:

Crosby is a very old and distinguished surname and is of Scandinavian origin. It is derived from the Norse words kross which means ‘cross’ and byr which means ‘farm’.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Crosbey, Crosbie


Famous people with this name:

Crosby Loggins (b. 1980), American singer, son of singer Kenny Loggins;

(Rufus) Crosby Kemper, American banker;

Christopher Crosby “Chris” Farley, American actor/comedian;

Edward Crosby “Ned” Johnson III, American owner of Fidelity Investments ;

Sidney Crosby, Canadian ice hockey player ;

Bing Crosby, American singer and actor;

David Crosby, American singer-songwriter of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young;

Mason Crosby, American NFL player;

Crosby James Beaufort-Grinnell (b. 2018), son of American actor Todd Grinnell and British actress and singer-songwriter India de Beaufort




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