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Hy (girl)

What does Hy mean?

Hy Pronunciation of Hy [hy] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Hy) has its root in Greek, and the name Hy means "hyacinth". Hy is a variant form of Hyacinth (Greek). Mythology: originally a masculine name.

Associated with: greek.


Creative forms:
(female) Hay, Ho, ..

(male) Her, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hy Abbey (H.A.), ..

How popular is Hy?

Hy is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#29625 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only popular variation form of Hy (not in Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Hyacinth. This relation of Hy was popular as a baby name 105 years ago (#1717). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hyacinth in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Hy is alike in pronunciation to Haya and Jo. Another recommended name is Cy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hy.

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