Meaning and name origin
Becky \b(ec)-ky\ as a girl's name is pronounced BEK-ee. It is of English origin. Pet form of Rebecca (Hebrew) "to bind". Often used as an independent given name, and popular in the 18th and 19th centuries. Becky Sharp, heroine of William Thackeray's novel "Vanity Fair".
Becky▼ has 1 variant form: Becki.
Becky is a very popular first name for females (#287 out of 4276, Top 7%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#65745 out of 88799, Top 74%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Becky for girls. Becky reached its highest rank of #141 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Becky and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Rebecca (#184) and Becky. (2014 statistics).
Becky▼ is also pronounced similarly to Becca, Becka, Beckah, Beckee, Beckey, Beckie, Beki, Bekka and Bekki. Other suggested similar baby names are Beck, Becke and Bessy. These names tend to be less commonly used than Becky.