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Davy - Meaning of Davy

What does Davy mean?

[ 2 syll. da-vy, dav-y ] The baby boy name Davy is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is DEY-Viy- †. Davy is an English, Hebrew, and Scottish name of Hebrew and English origin.

Davy is an English, Hebrew, and Scottish pet form of David.

Davy is also an English, Hebrew, and Scottish pet form of the name Davis (English and Spanish).

See also the related category hebrew.

Davy is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1955, 0.009% of baby boys were given the name Davy. Its ranking then was #523. The baby name has since declined in popularity, and is now of irregular use. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Davy, David was the most popular in 2018. Davy has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.

Baby names that sound like Davy include Daivi, Davey, Davie, Devy, Dabbie, Dabey, Dabi, Dabie, Daby, Daffyd, Daibhi, Davi, Davonne, Davoo, Davu, Davue, Davugh, Dawbee, Dawbey, and Dawbi.

† Pronunciation for Davy: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

A famous person named Davy is Explorer, Davy Crockett, born 17 August 1786 - 6 March 1836, Greene County, Tennessee.


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