What does Flossie mean?
Flossie /flos-sie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin. Pet form of Florence, common in the 19th century. The name may be associatd with the soft material known as "floss".
Flossie▼ has 34 related forms via Florence: Fiorentina, Fiorenza, Firenze, Flo▼, Floellen, Flor, Flora▼, Florance, Flore, Florenca, Florencia, Florencita, Florentia, Florentina, Florentyna, Florenza, Florenzia, Flori, Floria, Floriana, Floriane, Florie, Florina, Florincia, Florinda, Florine▼, Floris, Florrance, Florrie▼, Florry, Florynce, Floss, Flossey and Flossy.Kreatif forms: Floscy, Flosie, Fulsie. [more]
How popular is Flossie?
Flossie is a very popular first name for women (#726 out of 4276, Top 17%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Flossie for girls. Flossie reached its apex position of #151 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Flo, Flor, Flora, Florance, Florence, Florine and Florrie are the popular variation forms of Flossie rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Florincia are uncommon. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.476%) and have become significantly less widespread since, with forms such as Flora, Florence, Florine, Florrie and Flossie falling out of style. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Flossie and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)