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Gender: Male Meaning of Ramsay: "low-lying land" Origin of Ramsay: English

The name Ramsay is a boy's name of English origin meaning "low-lying land". Ramsay and is often added to lists like Scottish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Fall Quiz CAF - NSRN with choices".

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A surname occasionally used as a first, as in former attorney general Ramsey Clark.

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Famous People Named Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay, British celebrity chef
William Ramsay, Scottish chemist and Nobel laureate
Joshua Ramsay, lead singer of Canadian punk/pop band Marianas Trench

Pop Culture References for the name Ramsay

The Ramsays were the primary characters in Virginia Woolf's "To the Lighthouse"
Ramsay Bolton, a character in the book series "A Song Of Ice And Fire" by George R. R. Martin
Ramsay Fife, militant atheist neighbor of Revd. Hutchins Light in the Eugene O'Neill play Dynamo (1929)

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