What does Macey mean?
Macey [macey] as a girls' name (also used less commonly as boys' name Macey) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of the name Macey is "weapon". Macey is an alternate form of Macy (Old French) with the suffix -ey.
Macey has 1 more relation via Macy: Macie▲.Creative forms:
(female) Mais, Micey, ..
(male) Macel, Maden, .. Middle name pairings:
Macey Dakota (M.D.), ..
How popular is Macey?
Macey is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#12590 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name history of Macey for girls. Macey was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest position of #494 in the U.S. in 2001, and is at #1063 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Macee, Maci (#268 in recent rankings), Macie (#418) and Macy (#413) are the popular variation forms of Macey (#1063 in recent rankings) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Maicy, are uncommon. These relations of Macey were favored by parents 4 years ago (average #714) and are somewhat less popular today (#832, down 32%). Macy has been the most prevalent, though Maci is now the preferred form.
Macey is alike in pronunciation to Maisa, Maisee, Maisey, Maisy, Maysa, Mazey, Mazie▼ and Missy. Other recommended names are Cacey, Cadey, Caley, Carey▼, Casey▼, Catey, Caycey (see Casey), Dacey, Daney, Darcey, Fancey, Gracey, Haley▼, Jacey, Jackey, Jamey, Janey, Kacey, Kaley▼, Kascey, Katey, Kaycey, Lacey▼, Ladey, Laicey, Laney▲, Mabel▼, Macon, Maddy, Mae▼, Maery, Maggey, Maggy, Maguy, Malea, Mally, Mame▼, Mandy▼, Marcee, Marcey, Marcy▼, Mare, Maree, Maren, Margey, Margy, Marjy, Marley▲, Marney, Marty, Mary▼, Matty, Mave, Maxy, May▼, Maydey (see Maida), Maye▼, Mickey, Micky, Nancey, Raley, Samey, Stacey▼, Tacey, Taney, Tracey▼ and Yancey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Macey.See names in meaning and etymology.