English and Scottish surname
"strong arms"

Armstrong Origin and Meaning

The name Armstrong is a boy's name of English origin meaning "strong arms".

Last name occasionally used as a first, can be seen as a Lance Armstrong athlete-hero name.

Famous People Named Armstrong

  • Billie Joe Armstronglead singer of the punk band Green Day
  • Tim Armstrong aka Tim Timebombthe lead singer of the band Rancid
  • Armstrong Wells SperryAmerican writer and illustrator
  • Louis ArmstrongAmerican Jazz musician
  • Lance ArmstrongAmerican cyclist
  • Neil ArmstrongAmerican astronaut