Poppy Name Meaning & Origin

Poppy

Pronunciation: PAH-pee (key)

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Nicknames for Poppy

Pop, Pip, Popsy

Itself can be a nickname for Penelope

Pops, Coco Pops, Pepper

Popsynoodle, poopy, popcorn
Pop Tart, Popalicious, Poppadoodledoo, Dood (short for previous), Pop Star, Poppadopoulis

Meanings and history of the name Poppy

This name is usually given with the poppy flower in mind. It could conceivably be a nickname for the Latin name Poppaea.

Famous real-life people named Poppy

Poppy Montgomery, Australian actress
Poppy Brite, American author
Poppy Harlow, American news reporter
Poppy Delevingne, British socialite and model
ThatPoppy - YouTube star and singer
Poppy James Gavigan (b. 2012), daughter of American actress Jessica Capshaw

Poppy in song, story & screen

Poppy Moore, the main protagonist in the 2008 English teen comedy film, portraied by Emma Roberts.
In the book "Babyville," Poppy is chosen by the main characters to be the name of their baby.
Poppy North is the main character of the book "Secret Vampire" by L.J. Smith.
Poppy Meldrum from the comedy series "You Rang, M'Lord?"
Poppy Lifton, a New York socialite in Gossip Girl.
Poppy Pompfrey, who was the healer at the Hogwarts infirmary in Harry Potter's days.

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