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Sydney - Meaning of Sydney

What does Sydney mean?

[ 2 syll. sy-dney, syd-n-ey ] The baby boy name Sydney is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is SIHDNiy- †. Sydney is used predominantly in the English language and it is derived from Old English origins. Sydney is a variant spelling of the name Sidney (English and French).

Sydney is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1913, 0.027% of baby boys were given the name Sydney. Its ranking then was #341. The baby name has since markedly declined in popularity, and is currently of infrequent use. Within all boy names in its group, Sydney was nonetheless the most regularly used in 2018. There were times before 1958 when more boys than girls were named Sydney, but currently it is more often than not a girl name. In 1996, Sydney as a girl name outnumbered its use as a boy name by 60 times.

Baby names that sound like Sydney include Sidnee, Sidney (English and French), Sydne (English), Sydnee, Sydni, Sydnie, Sydny (English), Cydney (English), Saddim, Saddym, Satyam (Indian), Seaton (English), Seton (English), Sextyn, Shadmon (Hebrew), Sidni, Sidnie, Sidny, Stannway, and Stano (Czech).

† Pronunciation for Sydney: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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