Gypsy Name Meaning & Origin
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This would be an odd name for a modern child. Especially since many Romany consider this to be an offensive and racist label.
A classic stripper name.
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Gyps, Gypso, Gypso-calipso
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From the English word for the nomadic people who originated in Northern India (Romany). The word was originally a corruption of Egyptian, as they were once thought to have come from Egypt rather than India.
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Gypsy Rose Lee, American actress and burlesque entertainer.
Gypsy Abbott, American silent film actress.
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"Gypsy" by Fleetwood Mac
Gypsy, a DC Comics superheroine.
Gypsy is one of the robots on "Mystery Science Theater 3000."
"Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves," song performed by Cher.