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What does Ivy mean?

Ivy \i-vy\ as a girls' name is pronounced EYE-vee. It is of Old English origin. Name from nature; an evergreen climbing ornamental plant which represents fidelity and eternity. Iva is a feminine form of Ivo, a saint's name. Author Ivy Compton-Burnett.


Variations

Ivy has 6 variants: Iva, Ivalyn, Ivee, Ivey, Ivie and Ivyanne.


Popularity

Ivy is a very popular first name for women (#697 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#2602 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Ivy for girls. Ivy reached its top position of #146 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ivy name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ivy outside U.S.

The only other prominent varying form of Ivy (#146 last year) is Iva. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.802%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.427%, down 46.8%), with the form Iva becoming less stylish. Ivy (#146) is the most trendy baby name here, with this name enjoying a revival in usage. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Ivy and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Iva, Ivy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ivy outside U.S.


Similar Names

Ivy is pronounced similarly to Ava, Eva, Evey, Evvy and Evy. Another suggested similar baby name is Ib. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ivy.

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