Meaning and name origin
Lacey \l(a)-cey\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Lacey), is pronounced LAY-see. It is of Old French origin. Nobleman's surname carried to England and Ireland after the Norman conquest. Lacey and its variants may also be used in reference to lace, the delicate fabric made of netted thread, hence giving it a feminine connotation. Country singer Lacy J Dalton.
Lacey is a very popular first name for females (#626 out of 4276, Top 15%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1682 out of 88799, Top 2%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lacey for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lacey and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lacey (#486), Lacie, Lacy and Laci. (2014 statistics).
Lacey is also pronounced similarly to Lassey and Lucy. Other suggested similar baby names are Cacey, Dacey, Jacey, Kacey, Lacoya, Ladey, Lake, Laney, Luce, Macey and Tacey. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lacey.