rigby M

old norse
hryggr býr (bœr)

This name is of Old Norse origin, and is a locational surname deriving from the place called Rigby in Lancashire. The name is, composed of two elements: “hryggr” (ridge) plus “býr (bœr)” (farm, homestead, village). In turn the name means “ridge farm, the farm on the ridge”.

rigby M English