[ syll. ig-gy, igg-y ] The baby boy name Iggy is pronounced as IHG-iy †. Iggy is used chiefly in Latin and Spanish, and it is derived from Etrusk origins. Iggy is a pet form of the name Ignacio (English, Italian, and Spanish) in the Latin and Spanish languages as well as a pet form of the name Ignatius (Dutch and English).
Iggy is not popular as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Iggy, Ignacio was the most frequently used.
† approx English pronunciation for Iggy: IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Iggy is Rock Musician Iggy Pop, born James Newell Osterburg, 21 April 1947, Muskegon, Michigan. More about famous people named Iggy:
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