Darcy: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Darcy | Girls
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- Comments and insights on the name Darcy: | Edit
"Myself being named Darcie, I know that I am certainly glad of a unique name, no matter how "boyish" I hear it described as. I am, however, still gladder of the difference in spelling- I am a personal fan of the 'ie' spelling."
-Darcie le Faye
"My first name is Darcy and I don't really have strong positive feelings for it but i like the 'y' spelling of it I actually prefer to go by my middle name Rhiannon, which is also Irish, I also like the y spelling of the name Evelynn with two 'n's but then again I am weird."
- Personal experiences with the name Darcy: | Edit
Darcy or Darcie is often a name seen worn with pride by headstrong, creative individuals. They often have a mind for hard work, but can be complex and emotional.
- Nicknames for Darcy: | Edit
Darce (darse), Darky, Darrie, Cici
- Meanings and history of the name Darcy: | Edit
Incorrectly labelled an Irish surname exclusively, from a family who were originally from Arcy in France (d'Arcy) it is a variant of Darcel (French) and Darcy (Irish, Gaelic). It is also often claimed that the use of Darcy as a girl's name is mostly a North American phenomenon, but there was an age where the name was exclusively feminine. This name means: From Arcy. Dark. In most areas, it is suitable only for girls.
- Famous real-life people named Darcy: | Edit
D'arcy Wretzky, musician. Best known for playing bass in the alternative rock band Smashing Pumpkins
- Darcy in song, story & screen: | Edit
Fitzwilliam Darcy, from Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice
Marcy and Jefferson D'Arcy, characters on the sitcom "Married... with Children"
Darcy Lewis, a political scientist in Thor
Global Popularity of the Name Darcy
- #149 in Scotland