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Percy - Meaning of Percy

What does Percy mean?

Meaning of the name PercyPercivalPercivalePercyvelParsefalPercyvellePeredurParsifalPercevalPercPercyvalPercePercivallParzivalPurcellPerceyPercevallParsafal

[ 2 syll. per-cy, pe-rcy ] The baby boy name Percy is pronounced PER-Siy- †. Percy is of Old French origin. It is used mainly in the English, French, and Latin languages. Percy is a short form of Percival (English and French).

See also the related category french.

Percy is rare as a baby boy name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1902, 0.127% of baby boys were given the name Percy. It was #114 in rank then. The baby name has suffered a marked drop in popularity since then, and is of only irregular use today. Out of all boy names in its family, Percy was nonetheless the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Percy include Parag, Paras, Paris (English), Parish (English), Parkash, Parkashe, Paros, Parrish (English), Parsa, Parwayz, Parwaz, Parwez, Parwiz, Parys, Paryss, Parysse, Paurush, Paurushe, Páraic (Irish), and Pearoc.

† Pronunciation for Percy: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

Details of famous persons named Percy:
Poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, born 4 August 1792 - 8 July 1822, Near Sussex, England.
Rapper Lil' Romeo, born Percy Romeo Miller 19 August 1989, New Orleans, Louisiana.


Meaning of Percy Meaning of Percival Meaning of Perce Meaning of Percey Meaning of Percivale Meaning of Percivall Meaning of Percyval Meaning of Purcell Meaning of Percyvel Meaning of Percyvelle Meaning of Peredur Meaning of Percevall Meaning of Perceval Meaning of Perc Meaning of Parzival Meaning of Parsifal Meaning of Parsefal Meaning of Parsafal Meaning of Pierce Meaning of Piers
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