Coty - Meaning of Coty
[ 2 syll. co-ty, cot-y ] The baby boy name Coty is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is KowTAY or KowTIY- †. Coty is used predominantly in the English language, and it is derived from Celtic and Old French origins. Old French origin: It is from the element 'côte' which means coast, river bank. The first name is derived from the English surname, which is itself from the nickname for someone who lives near a coast, river bank, or else a place so named.
In addition, Coty is a variant (English) of the name Cody (English and Irish).
Coty is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1992, 0.027% of baby boys were given the name Coty. Its ranking then was #406. The baby name has since substantially declined in popularity, and is currently of infrequent use. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Coty, Cody was the most widely used. Coty has predominantly been a baby boy name in the past century.
† Pronunciation for Coty: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"