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Gender: Male Meaning of Wray: "dweller near the corner" Origin of Wray: Scandinavian

The name Wray is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "dweller near the corner". Wray and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Simplify life and call him Ray.

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Famous People Named Wray

Link Wray, guitarist
Fay Wray, actress
(Linwood) Wray Carlton, American NFL football player
Floyd Elliot Wray, birth name of Collin Raye, American country music singer, previously with country group The Wrays
Alan Wray Tudyk, American actor
Christopher Wray, American lawyer currently serving as the eighth Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Pop Culture References for the name Wray


Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I actually like Wray. It seems cooler than Ray.