Lacy

Lacy - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Lacy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #1004. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Lacy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Lacy? 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 Lacy. The baby girl name Lacy was given to 67 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1761 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 21,093 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Lacy peaked in popularity 36 years ago in 1983 on position 242.



Famous with this name

Jake Lacy
Jerry Lacy
Monica Lacy


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Lacy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Lacy is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #339 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,248.

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 Lacy is where you live.


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Lacy origin and meaning

Lacy is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Lacy, pop culture references for the name Lacy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Lacy

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

Lisa / Lois / Louise / Lucy / Lacey / Leigh / Lucia / Luz / Lizzie / Lexi /

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
20121761
20111636
20101404
20091218
20081258
2007982
20061027
2005955
2004915
2003802
20021086
2001983
20001038
1999938
1998908
1997753
1996728
1995642
1994556
1993471
1992413
1991361
1990354
1989350
1988328
1987289
1986284
1985262
1984259
1983242
1982254
1981287
1980396
1979458
1978430
1977902
1976929
1975694
19741640
19731787
19721403
19712521
19701742
19691817
19672259
19662027
19621550
19612027
19602420
19572282
19441771
19421792
19321425
19271945
19251496
19231323
19221320
19211505
19201451
19191329
19181517
19171777
19161212
19151497
19141282
1913951
1912983
19101004

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia339
Alabama519
Tennessee591
Ohio1059
Virginia1253
Pennsylvania1311
Texas1606
California2248

Even more about Lacy


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 Lacy 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 Lacy?

2 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
1983
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Lacy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 21,093
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +67

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