[ 1 syll. coy, co-y ] The baby girl name Coy is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced as K-OY †. Coy's language of origin is English. The meaning of Coy is 'from the woods, the quiet place'. See Coy for more information.
Coy is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In the last century Coy has primarily been a boy name.
† English pronunciation for Coy: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; OY as in "toy (T.OY)"