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Gender: Male Meaning of Rigby: "ridge farm" Origin of Rigby: English

The name Rigby is a boy's name of English origin meaning "ridge farm". Rigby and is often added to lists like Classic Rock Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #45 (w/ occupations)".

From the experts:

Rigby is a rather stiff British surname, which might call to mind the Beatles "Eleanor Rigby" or, from the recent past, Cathy Rigby, the first American woman to win a medal in World Gymnastics competition. The problem with Rigby may be its similarity to the word "rigid."

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Famous People Named Rigby

Rigby Swift, English barrister and MP
Cathy Rigby, former gymnast and actress
Terence Rigby, English actor

Pop Culture References for the name Rigby

Rigby, fictional character and raccoon in the American animated show "Regular Show"
"Eleanor Rigby," song by The Beatles
Rigby & Peller, English lingerie retailer
Eleanor Rigby, character in movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby