Ceesay is a common Gambian[1] surname of Mandinka origin. As well as the family name Touray, it originally indicated the descent of its bearer from a Marabout, a West African Muslim teacher.
Notable people with the name Ceesay include:


  1. ^ "Ceesay Surname Meaning & Statistics". forebears.io. Retrieved 17 May 2017. Approximately 69,905 people bear this surname. Most prevalent in: The Gambia; Highest density in:The Gambia.