What does Dabney mean?
Dabney [dab-ney] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Dabney) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Dabney is "from Aubigny". An old Virginia name, linked with a 1649 immigrant to the New World named Cornelius d'Aubigney. Actor Dabney Coleman.
Associated with: old.
Dabney has 3 variants: Dabnee, Dabnie and Dabny.Creative forms:
(male) Dabna, Darney, ..
(female) Dabdey, Dabina, .. Middle name pairings:
Dabney Grant (D.G.), ..
How popular is Dabney?
Dabney is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#4712 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Dabney for boys. Dabney entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #1727 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Barney▼, Carney, Dacey, Dagny, Dahey, Daicey, Dailey, Daine, Daley, Danby, Dandy, Dane, Danek, Dannel, Danny▼, Darbey, Darcey, Darnel, Darnley, Darsey, Daven, Davey, Davien, Davyen, Dawley, Dayne, Dayner, Denney, Karney, Mabrey and Tanney. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dabney.