Meaning and Origin of: Welch

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Welshman
  • English : Inquisitive

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh.
  • German : variant of Welk.
  • Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch.