Meaning and Origin of: Raymond
First name origins & meanings:
- Old English : Worthy protector
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- English and French : from the Norman personal name Raimund, composed of the Germanic elements ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + mund ‘protection’.
- Americanized spelling of German Raimund, a cognate of 1.
- A Raymond, also called Passe-Campagne, from the Angoumois region of France is documented in La Prairie, Quebec, in 1692.