Macy - Meaning of Macy
[ 2 syll. ma-cy, mac-y ] The baby boy name Macy is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. It is pronounced as MEY-Siy- †. Macy is an English name of Old French origin. The name's meaning is domain of Maccius; weapon. It is derived from the element 'masse' which means weapon. See Macy for more information.
Mace (contraction) is another variant of Macy.
See also the related form, Matthew (English).
Macy is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Macy, Matthew was the most regularly used in 2018. Macy has in the past century been mostly given to girls.
† Pronunciation for Macy: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"