"from the rocks"

Craig Origin and Meaning

The name Craig is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "from the rocks".

Craig is a single-syllable baby-boomer name, still common in its native Scotland, but most modern Americans would prefer something like Kyle.

# 984 in the US

Craig Rank in US Top 1000

# 887 on Nameberry

Craig Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Craig Popularity

Famous People Named Craig

  • (John) Craig VenterAmerican biochemist
  • Craig Theodore NelsonAmerican actor
  • Craig Anthony Marcus KilbornAmerican actor and TV host
  • Craig G (born Craig Curry)American rapper
  • Craig Phillip RobinsonAmerican actor/comedian
  • Craig KauffmanAmerican painter and sculptor
  • Craig FergusonScottish comedian and TV host
  • Craig Mikel WayansAmerican actor and producer
  • Craig FairbrassEnglish actor
  • Craig Eric ShefferAmerican actor
  • Craig Cameron MelloAmerican biologist and Nobel Prize winner
  • Daniel CraigEnglish actor
  • Craig Thompson aka Mini LaddBritish YouTuber
  • Craig Romneyson of American politician Mitt Romney
  • Craig Biggiosecond baseman for the Houston Astros
  • Lee Craig FrecklingtonBritish professional footballer
  • Craig David ThomasAmerican television writer
  • Craig CoyneAmerican actor/screenwriter, husband of Barbara Bush

Craig in Pop Culture

  • Craig Peltondean on TV's "Community"
  • Craig Pomeroycharacter on TV's "Baywatch"
  • Craig Deancharacter on British soap "Hollyoaks"
  • Craig Manningcharacter on TV's "Degrassi: The Next Generation"
  • Craig Tuckercharacter on TV's "South Park"
  • Craig Dixoncharacter on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Craig Feldsparcharacter on TV's "Malcolm in the Middle"
  • Craig Cahncharacter in videogame "Dream Daddy"
  • Craig Owensminor character on TV's "Doctor Who"
  • Craignickname of Factoid Personality Sphere in Valve game 'Portal'
  • Craigcharacter in "Friday" movie series
  • Craig Mardukcharacter in video game "Tekken 4"
  • Craigsnake on TV's "Sanjay & Craig"
  • Craigslistclassified ad site
  • Craig Boonea character in "Fallout: New Vegas"
  • Craigcharacter from Freeform's "Recovery Road"
  • Craig Coopercharacter on TV's "K.C. Undercover"
  • Craig the Mailmancharacter in DanTDM's YouTube videos
  • Craig Williamscharacter in animated series "Craig of the Creek"