What does Volney mean?
Volney /vol-ney/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Volney is "spirit of the folk".
VariationsKreatif forms: Vanney, Vlaney, Volce. [more]
How popular is Volney?
Volney is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#112967 out of 150436, Top 75%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Volney for boys. Volney entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #900 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)