What does Darcy mean?
Darcy /dar-cy/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Darcy) is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Darcy is "dark".
Also a Norman place name, "from Arcy". Literary: Jane Austen named the haughty hero of "Pride and Prejudice" "Mr. Darcy", with connotations of Norman aristocracy.
Affiliated boy name: Darcel.
Darcy has 1 feminine form: Dorcey.Kreatif forms: Dadarcy, Darcyda, Durcy. [more]
How popular is Darcy?
Darcy is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#6709 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Darcy for boys. Darcy reached its top rank of #75 in Australia in 2002, and is currently at #95. (2013 Birth Statistics)
Darcy is pronounced similarly to Darcio. Other recommended similar baby names are Dacy, Daicy, Darach, Darby, Darek, Daric, Darick, Darko, Darry and Dirck. Like Darcy, these names are not commonly used.