"village with crosses"

Crosby Origin and Meaning

The name Crosby is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "village with crosses".

Crosby is an attractively laid-back Irish surname with retro musical associations to Bing and Crosby, Stills, and Nash, and with a jaunty air. Crosby Braverman was the name of a character on the TV show Parenthood, played by Dax Shepard.

Crosby entered the Top 1000 list for the first time in 2011.

# 932 in the US

Crosby Rank in US Top 1000

# 871 on Nameberry

Crosby Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Crosby Popularity

Famous People Named Crosby

  • Crosby Loggins (b. 1980)American singer, son of singer Kenny Loggins
  • (Rufus) Crosby KemperAmerican banker
  • Christopher Crosby "Chris" FarleyAmerican actor/comedian
  • Edward Crosby "Ned" Johnson IIIAmerican owner of Fidelity Investments
  • Sidney CrosbyCanadian ice hockey player
  • Bing CrosbyAmerican singer and actor
  • David CrosbyAmerican singer,songwriter of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
  • Mason CrosbyAmerican NFL player
  • Crosby James BeaufortGrinnell (b. 2018), son of American actor Todd Grinnell and British actress and singer,songwriter India de Beaufort

Crosby in Pop Culture

  • Crosby Bravermancharacter on TV's "Parenthood"