Tracy

Tracy - A very unique female name



  Jan 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tracy, meaning of Thracia, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1917 on position #1607. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tracy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tracy? 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 Tracy. The baby girl name Tracy was given to 68 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1755 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 20,783 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tracy peaked in popularity 47 years ago in 1970 on position 10.



Famous with this name

Spencer Tracy
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Letts


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Tracy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tracy is currently topping the baby name charts in Arizona at position #783 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,274.

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 Tracy is where you live.


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Tracy origin and meaning

Tracy is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means of Thracia. To see famous people named Tracy, pop culture references for the name Tracy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tracy

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

Teresa / Theresa / Tracey / Traci / Tricia / Trisha / Tracie / Therese / Terese / Teressa /

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
20121755
20112057
20101775
20091463
20081342
20071171
20061308
20051057
2004975
2003815
2002848
2001863
2000716
1999736
1998668
1997608
1996527
1995457
1994394
1993352
1992277
1991275
1990224
1989189
1988172
1987138
1986116
1985106
198491
198389
198288
198177
198056
197949
197847
197750
197637
197524
197423
197320
197219
197113
197010
196917
196825
196729
196631
196536
196440
196348
196255
196164
196084
1959131
1958177
1957183
1956219
1955280
1954353
1953470
1952509
1951647
1950694
1949702
1948838
1947843
1946917
1945930
1944951
1943965
1942955
19401757
19281708
19212050
19171607

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arizona783
California1117
Indiana1185
Florida1392
New York1729
Texas2274

Even more about Tracy


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 Tracy 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 Tracy?

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
1970
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tracy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 20,783
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1917
2012 births +68

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