Gypsy: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Gypsy

Gypsy

Pronunciation: JIP-see (key)

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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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Nicknames for Gypsy: | Edit

Gyps, Gypso, Gypso-calipso

Meanings and history of the name Gypsy: | Edit

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.

Famous real-life people named Gypsy: | Edit

Gypsy Rose Lee, American actress and burlesque entertainer.
Gypsy Abbott, American silent film actress.

Gypsy in song, story & screen: | Edit

"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.

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