[ 2 syll. da-cey, dac-ey ] The baby girl name Dacey is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced DEY-Siy- †. Dacey's origin is African-Ethiopia and Irish Gaelic, and its use, English. From Irish Gaelic roots, its meaning is 'a Southerner'.
Dacey is a familiar form of the English Candace.
The name Dacey is widely used; it has 21 forms. Forms of the name include Dacea, Daceah, Dacee, Daci, Dacia, Dacie, Dacy, Daicee, Daicey, Daici, Daicie, Daicy, Dasee, Dasey, Dasi, Dasie, Dasy, Daycee, Dayci, Daycie, and Daycy.
Dacey is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Dacey: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"