Meaning of Ramsey

Ram•sey

Pronunciation: (ram'zē), [key]
— n.
  1. (Baron Ramsey of Canterbury), born 1904, English clergyman and scholar: archbishop of Canterbury 1961–74.
  2. a town in NE New Jersey. 12,899.
  3. a town in SE Minnesota. 10,093.
  4. a male given name: from a Scandinavian word meaning “wooded island.”
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