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Dacy (girl)

What does Dacy mean?

Dacy Pronunciation of Dacy [da-cy] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Dacy) is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Dacy is "clarity, whiteness; from the south". Dacy is an alternate spelling of Candace (Latin). Dacy is also a form of Dacey (Irish, Gaelic).

Associated with: whiteness.


Dacy has 5 variants: Dacee, Daicee, Daicy, Daisey and Deyci.

6 more related forms via Candace, Dacey: Caddy, Candy, Dace, Dacia, Dacie and Kandy.

Creative forms:
(female) Dacyl, Dady, ..

(male) Daday, Dasey, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dacy Sarai (D.S.), ..

How popular is Dacy?

Dacy is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#47485 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Dacy (unlisted) are Kandy, Daisey, Dacia, Candy and Candace. These relations of Dacy were at the apex of their popularity 35 years ago (adoption of 0.15%), but now, versions such as Candace have become somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Dacy is pronounced similarly to Daisi, Daisy, Daizy, Dasie, Dasya, Daysi, Diza, Docie, Dosya and Dusa. Other suggested similar names are Cacy, Cascy, Da-, Dabny (see Dabney), Dada, Dael, Daffy, Dagny, Dahl, Dai, Dail, Dale, Daly, Dalya, Dama, Damya, Dana, Danay, Dane, Daney, Danfy, Dani, Danny, Dany, Danya, Daph, Dara, Darb, Darby, Darcey, Darci, Darcy, Dari, Darya, Daryl, Daryn, Datya, Davy, Dawn, Day, Daya, Dody, Dory, Doxy, Drucy, Dulcy, Fancy, Jacy, Kacy, Lacy, Lucy, Macy, Maicy, Marcy, Nancy, Stacy, Tacy, Tracy and Yancy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dacy.

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