The name Conway means Head Smasher Or Yellow Hound and is of Irish origin. Conway is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.
Irish surname from “Mac Connmhaigh,” a descriptional surname meaning “Head Smasher” or “Mac Connbhuidhe” meaning “yellow hound”
Tim Conway, comedian. Also a Welsh surname, from Conway in Wales. Conway Twitty, singer.