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Amby

What does Amby mean?

Amby Pronunciation of Amby [am-by] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Amby is "immortal". Amby is an alternate spelling of Ambrose (Greek) with the suffix -y.

Associated with: greek.

Variations

Amby has 1 variant: Ambie.

Amby has 5 more related forms via Ambrose: Am, Ambros, Ambroz, Ambrus and Emrys.

Creative forms:
(male) Akby, Amaby, ..

(female) Ambyad, Ambyka, ..

Middle name pairings:
Amby Jaiceon (A.J.), ..

How popular is Amby?

Amby is an unusual given name for males. Amby is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Ambrose (#1589 in 2015) is the only prominent variation form of Amby (not in Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Ambie, are seldom used. This form of Amby was favored 125 years ago (#294) and has become much less conventional since, with Ambrose becoming less fashionable. Below is a graphed analysis of the statistics of Amby and related names. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ambrose in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Amby and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Ab, Abba, Abbe, Abbey, Abby, Abe, Abey, Abo, Acey, Addy, Alba, Alby, Albyn, Albys, Alfy, Algy, Alvy, Aly, Amad, Amal, Aman, Amed, Amel, Amer, Amery, Ames, Amid, Amil, Amin, Amir, Amit, Amon, Amor, Amory, Amos, Amr, Amry, Amyn, Andy, Angy, Ardy, Arly, Arny, Arry, Arty, Arvy, Ary, Ashby, Aube, Aubry, Augy, Avry, Coby, Ebby, Gaby, Joby, Koby, Ruby and Toby. These names tend to be more frequently used than Amby.

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