Cy

Cy - A very unique male name



  May 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1956 on position #1485. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cy? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cy. The baby boy name Cy was given to 53 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1570 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 30,963 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cy peaked in popularity 43 years ago in 1976 on position 1420.



Famous with this name

Cy Young
Cy Roth
Cy Carter


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Cy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cy is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #588 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,470.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cy is where you live.


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Cy origin and meaning

Cy is a 2 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cy, pop culture references for the name Cy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cy

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cy, sorted by popularity.

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Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121570
20111685
20101473
20091814
20081774
20071767
20061729
20051667
20041696
20033611
20022848
20012098
20001655
19991762
19982129
19973182
19963163
19952340
19931993
19922814
19912049
19902298
19892551
19872572
19831955
19812248
19801991
19782069
19772027
19761420
19751978
19741712
19731827
19721817
19571635
19561485

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah588
Kansas616
Louisiana745
Arizona931
North Carolina978
California1288
Texas1470

Even more about Cy


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cy a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cy?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1976
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Cy
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 30,963
Letter count 2
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1956
2012 births +53

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