What does Gypsy mean?
Gypsy /gyp-sy/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Egyptian origin, and the meaning of Gypsy is "traveller". The tribe of Romany was called "gypsy" because they were thought to have originated in Egypt. The name is often used as a nickname, as in Gypsy Rose Lee.
How popular is Gypsy?
Gypsy is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Gypsy is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Gypsy for girls. Gypsy has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)