Dagny Name Meaning & Origin

Dagny

Pronunciation: DAG-nee (key)

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Dagny Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know a Dagny? What are her siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Dagny

Contribute your knowledge to the name Dagny

Comments and insights on the name Dagny: | Edit
Share what you know!
Personal experiences with the name Dagny: | Edit
Share what you know!
Nicknames for Dagny: | Edit

Danny
Dag
Daggy
Rattle-Your-Dags
Dags
Dagger
Dagnes
Dank Dagny
Dankny
Daggo

Meanings and history of the name Dagny: | Edit

Old Norse name meaning "new day."
Pronounced: Dahg-nee or Dag-knee

Famous real-life people named Dagny: | Edit

Dagny Knutson (born January 18, 1992) is an American swimmer of Norwegian heritage. Knutson is a former American record holder in 400-yard individual medley and holds several high school national records. At the 2009 World Aquatics Championships, Knutson won a silver medal in the 4x200 m freestyle relay for her contributions in the heats. She followed that with a gold medal in the 4x200 m freestyle relay at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships.

My most beautiful granddaughter is named Dagny Arlene. My daughter & son-in-law had both been affected by Ayn Rands novel, and they couldn't have picked a better name for her!
Dagny is also great at roasting.
My beautiful granddaughter is named Dagny. Her parents also picked the name because of the impact Dagny Taggert had on them when they read Atlas Shrugged.

Dagny in song, story & screen: | Edit

Dagny Taggart, main character in Ayn Rand's novel "Atlas Shrugged."

No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
67
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

73
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

56
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

63
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

67
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

53
No Way
Definitely

Young?

64
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?