Floy

Floy - A very unique female name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Floy, meaning flourishing, prosperous, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #376. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Floy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Floy? 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 Floy. The baby girl name Floy was given to 5 baby girls in 1950, ranking #1927 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 322,086 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Floy peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 376.



Famous with this name

Floy Quintos
Floy Dean
Gregory Floy


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Floy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Floy is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,105 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,105.

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 Floy is where you live.


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Floy origin and meaning

Floy is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means flourishing, prosperous. To see famous people named Floy, pop culture references for the name Floy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Floy

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

Fabiola / Faviola / Flo / Floye / Floella /

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
19501927
19491689
19481963
19471389
19461334
19451102
1944982
19431646
1942973
19411069
1940866
1939813
1938852
1937810
1936850
1935683
1934673
1933660
1932695
1931615
1930634
1929588
1928526
1927548
1926634
1925585
1924559
1923602
1922537
1921524
1920550
1919488
1918443
1917430
1916496
1915449
1914438
1913440
1912413
1911415
1910376

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1105

Even more about Floy


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 Floy 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Floy?

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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Floy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 322,086
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
1950 births +5

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