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Dacey (girl)

What does Dacey mean?

Dacey Pronunciation of Dacey [dacey] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dacey) is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Dacey is "from the south".

Associated with: irish.

Variations

Dacey has 8 variants: Dacee, Dacia, Dacie, Dacy, Daicee, Daicy, Daisey and Deyci.

Affiliated girl name: Candace.

Creative forms:
(female) Dafcey, Deicey, ..

(male) Dader, Dary, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dacey Elouise (D.E.), ..

How popular is Dacey?

Dacey is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#17521 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of the girl name Dacey and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Dacey (outside Top 2000) are Daisey, Dacia and Candace. Adoption of these forms of Dacey was at its highest during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.1%), but now, the form Candace has fallen out of fashion. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Candace, Dacia, Daisey in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dacey and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Dacey is pronounced similarly to Daisee, Daisi, Daisy, Daizy, Dasie, Dasya, Daysi and Docie. Other recommended names are Cacey, Cadey, Caley, Carey, Casey, Catey, Caycey (see Casey), Dabney, Dabny (see Dabney), Dace, Dael, Daffy, Dagny, Dale, Daly, Danay, Dane, Danea, Danee, Danet, Daney, Danfy, Danney, Danny, Dany, Darbey (see Darby), Darby, Darcee, Darcel, Darcey, Darcy, Darel, Darsey, Davy, Day, Deney, Dodey, Dorcey, Dorey, Fancey, Gracey, Haley, Jacey, Jackey, Jamey, Janey, Kacey, Kaley, Kascey, Katey, Kaycey, Lacey, Ladey, Laicey, Laney, Macey, Maicey, Marcey, Mazey, Nancey, Raley, Samey, Stacey, Tacey, Taney, Tracey and Yancey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dacey.

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