What does Tracey mean?
Tracey [tracey] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Tracey) has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Tracey is "late summer; warlike". Tracey is an alternate form of Theresa (Greek) with the suffix -cey. Tracey is also a variation of Tracy (Irish, Gaelic).
Associated with: greek.
Tracey has 1 masculine form: Tracy.Creative forms:
(female) Tercey, Thacey, ..
(male) Traceyer, Traer, .. Middle name pairings:
Tracey Ariela (T.A.), ..
How popular is Tracey?
Tracey is a very prominent first name for women (#280 out of 4276, Top 7%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#4065 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Tracey for girls. Tracey was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #98 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the popularity of the girl name Tracey and affiliated names. Theresa (#1193 last year), Treasa, Tresa, Tressa, Tracy, Tracie, Tracee and Traci are the popular varying forms of Tracey listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Tracey were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (adoption of 1.42%) and have become significantly less common since (adoption 0.01%, ▼99%), with versions such as Theresa becoming somewhat outmoded.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aracely▼, Arley, Bianey, Bridey, Briley, Briney, Bryley (see Briley), Cacey, Cadey, Carey▼, Catey, Caycey (see Casey), Dacey, Darcey, Dorcey, Francey, Grace, Gracee, Gracey, Jacey, Janey, Kacey, Kascey, Kaycey, Kelcey, Lacey▼, Laicey, Laney▲, Macey, Maicey, Mazey, Mercey, Raley, Samey, Stacey▼, Stasey, Staycey, Tabbey, Tace, Tacey, Tacie, Tacy, Tacye, Talley, Tammey, Tammy▼, Tandy, Tanee, Taney, Tansy, Taree, Taren, Tashey, Tate, Taubey, Tavy, Teddey (see Theodora), Thadee, Thobey, Tiane, Tiare, Tilley, Tobey, Torrey, Traudl, Trea, Treen, Trelaney (see Trelane), Tricia▼, Trilby, Trixee, Trixy, Trudey, Truley and Truly. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tracey.See names in meaning and etymology.