What does Effy mean?
Associated with: greek.
(female) Elfy, Enfy, ..
(male) Efan, Efar, .. Middle name pairings:
Effy Noel (E.N.), ..
How popular is Effy?
Effy is a rare given name for females. Effy is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Effy (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000 are Effie and Euphemia. Adoption of these forms of Effy was more pronounced among parents during 1880-1889 (adoption of 0.3%), but now, the version Effie has become less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Effy is alike in pronunciation to Afia, Afua, Efa, Efua and Yaffa. Other suggested similar names are Alfy (see Alfreda), Biffy, Buffy, Daffy, Eddy, Edy, Eily, Eiry, Elly, Elsy, Elvy, Emmy▲, Enfys, Essy, Etty, Evey, Evvy, Evy, Sofy, Taffy and Tiffy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Effy.See names in meaning and etymology.