What does Elvy mean?
Elvy \e-lvy, el-vy\ as a name for girls. Elvy's roots are Irish and Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Elvy is "white". Elvy is a derivative of Ailbhe (Irish, Gaelic): from albho. Elvy is also a derivative of Elva (Irish, Gaelic).
Elvy is a rare first name for females but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#137816 out of 150436, Top 92%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Elvie, Elvia, Elva, Alva and Ailbhe are the prominent variation forms of Elvy (#unlisted). Usage of these girl names reached its highest during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.3218%) and is now significantly lower, with the versions Alva, Elva and Elvie becoming less fashionable. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elvy and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)