Of Scottish origin.

It was used as a surname or a nickname, mostly to describe a person who lived near a crag.

Derives from the Gaelic word “creag”, meaning “crag”, “rock”.

Variant form is Kraig.

Famous bearers are Craig Charles, Craig Ferguson, Craig T. Nelson, Craig David, Craig Sheffer, Craig Bellamy, Craig Parker, Craig Robinson, Craig Chaquico.

Craig Ferguson is a television host, writer, stand-up comedian, actor, director.

He hosted the Emmy Award nominated tv show “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” and “Join or Die with Craig Ferguson”.

Watch a short video with some of Ferguson’s best moments in “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”: