Meaning and name origin
Misty is a very popular first name for females (#292 out of 4276, Top 7%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#50376 out of 88799, Top 57%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Misty for girls. Misty reached its highest rank of #78 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Misty and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Misty and Misti. (2014 statistics).