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Girl Names Ending with -sy

Sy ending baby names and what they mean, with 67 results. -sy names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its apex 9 decades ago (USAGE OF 0.41%) and is now much diminished (USAGE 0.13%, 67.5%), with names like Patsy becoming somewhat outmoded. Massy (TOP 48%) and Desy (48%) are conventional -sy last names.

-sy names

Bessy - Drisy | Elsy - Lissy | Maisy - Susy | Susy - Ursy

Bessy - Drisy

Betty and variants

Betsy1, Bessy1
Forms of Betty. Source fr. Dutch, English, Hebrew languages. "God is my oath." Common. Compare Bessy, Betsy and popular surnames Bussy (UPPER 74%), Boissy (65%), which also end with -sy.

Form of Bess. Short form of Elizabeth, used commonly .. Rare as a children's name, but Bessy is comparable to the more conventional Betsy. See also Becky.

Lissy, Elsy, Betsy2, Bessy3
Var. of Elizabeth. Stems fr. Hebrew language. "God is my oath." Usage of Bessy, Betsy, etc. as baby names in 2015 was 4% less than 2014.

Root fr. English, Hebrew words. "God is my oath." Rare, with usage of 0.005% for Betsy as a birth name in 2015, lower than 0.005% in 2014. See also Bethy.

Cassandra and variants

Kassy1, Cassy1
Forms of Cassandra. Origin fr. Greek language. "Shining upon man." Kassy is unique as a birth name among the variations of Cassandra.

Kasy, Kassy2, Casy1, Cassy2
Var. of Cassie. Stems fr. English language. Short form of Cassandra and Katherine .. Cassy is commonplace as a baby name among the variant forms of Cassie.

Var. of Cass. From Greek word. "Man's defender." Cassy is a common (TOP 87%) given name. See also Casse.

Kassy3, Cassy4
Var. of Catherine. From Greek element. "Pure." Kassy is rare as a children's name among the versions of Catherine.

Kassy4, Cassy5
Var. of Acacia. Derived fr. Greek element. "Thorny tree." Cassy is widely used as a birth name among the variant forms of Acacia.

Kaysy, Casy2
Forms of Casey. Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Alert, watchful." Not Top 2000 names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sy names: Betsy, Cassy, Chelsy, Chrissy, Crissy

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sy names: Daisy, Krissy

Form of Chasity. Based on Latin. "Pure." Chansy and Chasy are creative variations. See also Chessa.


Form of Chelsea. Derived fr. Old English. "Chalk landing place." Adoption of Chelsy soared 2 decades ago. See also Chessy.

Var. of Chessa. Root fr. Slavic word. "At peace." Scarce as a birth name. See also Cressy.

Christina and variants

Krissy1, Crissy1, Chrissy1
Var. of Christina. Root fr. Latin. "Follower of Christ." Chrissy (TOP 35%), Crissy (63%) and Krissy (76%) are common as female names, and Crissy is found frequently (TOP 66%) as a last name.

Christy and variants

Crissy2, Chrissy2
Var. of Christy. Root fr. Latin. "Follower of Christ." Adoption of Crissy and forms was well-received during 1970-1979.

Chrissie and variants

Krisy, Krissy2, Crissy3, Chrisy
Forms of Chrissie. Based on Latin element. "Follower of Christ." Crissy and Krissy are more commonplace as children's names compared to Chrisy, Krisy.

Sissy, Cissy
Var. of Cicely. Derived fr. Latin, Old Welsh elements. "Blind; sixth." Uncommon. Cissy, Sissy, like Cressy, Chrissy, have the unconventional -ssy ending.

Form of Cressida. Source fr. Greek language. "Gold." Cressy is unique as a baby name. See also Crissy.


Origin fr. Old English word. "Day's eye." Well-used, with usage of 0.12% for Daisy as a birth name in 2015, though lower than 0.124% in 2014. See also Dacy.

Var. of Drusilla. From Latin element. Feminine of Drusus, a Roman clan .. Scarce as a baby name, but Drisy is comparable to the more popular Daisy.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -sy names for girls.

1. Bessy - Drisy
Betty [Bessy, Betsy], Bess [Bessy], Elizabeth [Elsy, Bessy, Betsy, Lissy], Betsy, Cassandra [Cassy, Kassy], Cassie [Casy, Kasy, Cassy, Kassy], Cass [Cassy], Catherine [Cassy, Kassy], Acacia [Cassy, Kassy], Casey [Casy, Kaysy], Chasity [Chassy], Chelsea [Chelsy], Chessa [Chessy], Christina [Krissy, Crissy, Chrissy], Christy [Crissy, Chrissy], Chrissie [Krisy, Chrisy, Krissy, Crissy], Cicely [Cissy, Sissy], Cressida [Cressy], Daisy, Drusilla [Drisy]

Elsie [Elsy], Elsa [Elsy], Esther [Essy], Florence [Flossy], Gypsy [Gipsy], Henrietta [Hatsy], Harriet [Hatsy], Hephzibah [Hepsy], Isabel [Issy], Jessie [Jessy], Jessica [Jessy], Josephine [Josy], Kassie [Kassy], Kelsey [Kelsy], Kezia [Kessy], Kristen [Krissy], Krista [Krissy], Alexandra [Lesy], Lindsay [Lindsy], Elissa [Lissy]

Margaret [Maisy], Maisie [Maisy], Missy, Melissa [Missy], Nelsey [Nelsy], Agnes [Nessy], Vanessa [Nessy], Pansy, Patricia [Patsy], Hypatia [Patsy], Posy, Priscilla [Prissy], Quincey [Quinsy], Rose [Rosy], Shawnacy [Shawnessy, Seaughnessy, Shaughnessy], Cecily [Sessy, Sissy], Cecilia [Sissy], Sissy [Cissy], Stacy [Stasy, Staysy], Susannah [Susy]

Susan [Susy], Susanna [Susy], Tansy, Theresa [Tessy], Tessa [Tessy], Teresa [Tessy], Ursula [Ursy]

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