[ 2 syll. la-cy, lac-y ] The baby boy name Lacy is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being somewhat more common. Its pronunciation is LEY-Siy- †. The origin of Lacy is the Old French language. It represents the transferred use of the geographic name and the surname as a given name. See Lacy for more information.
In addition, Lacy is a variant of the name Lacey.
See also the related category french.
Lacy is a rare baby name for boys. In 1900, 0.020% of baby boys were given the name Lacy. Its ranking then was #392. The baby name has since fallen from favor, and is today of irregular use. Out of all boy names in its group, Lacy was nonetheless the most popular in 2018. Though Lacy is slightly more popular as a girl name today, there was a period before 1968 that it was given more often to boys. From 1975 on, increasingly more girls than boys were named Lacy.
† English pronunciation for Lacy: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"