Meaning and Origin of: Erskine

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Green heights

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish : habitational name from a place on the south bank of the Clyde outside Glasgow, first recorded in 1225 in the form Erskin. Other early spellings vary (1227 Yrskin; 1262 Ireskin; 1300 Harskin, Irschen).