[ 2 syll. da-gny, dag-ny ] The baby girl name Dagny is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced DAEGNeh- †. Dagny's origin is Old Norse, and its use, Scandinavian. It is a two-element name derived from dagr and ný which are of the meanings 'day' and 'new' respectively. An older form of the name is Dagný (Old Norse).
Forms of Dagny include the Scandinavian Dagna, the Scandinavian Dagne, the name Dagnea, the name Dagneah, the name Dagnee, the Scandinavian Dagney, the name Dagni, the name Dagnia, the name Dagnie, and the Latvian Dagnija.
See also the related category scandinavian.
Dagny is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1901, 0.005% of baby girls were named Dagny. It had a ranking of #925 then. The baby name has seen a drop in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. Within all girl names in its family, Dagny was nevertheless the most widely used in 2018. In the last century Dagny has mainly been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Dagny include Dagna, Dagan, Dagnee, Dagney, Dagni, Dagnie, Daijon, Daishaughn, Daishaun, Daishawn, Dajan, Dakin, Damey, Dashaun, Dashawn, Daysean, Dayshaun, Dayshawn, Daytan, and Dayten.
† English pronunciation for Dagny: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)"