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Girl Names Ending with -sy

Sy ending baby names and what they mean, with 67 results. -sy names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its apex a century ago (USAGE OF 0.52%) and is now much diminished (USAGE 0.11%, 78.5%), with names like Daisy becoming somewhat outmoded. Massy (TOP 48%) and Desy (48%) are conventional -sy last names.

-sy names

Bessy - Drisy | Elsy - Lissy | Maisy - Susy | Susy - Ursy

Bessy - Drisy

Elizabeth and variants

Lissy, Elsy, Betsy1, Bessy1
Var. of Elizabeth. Stems fr. Hebrew language. "God is my oath." Bassy is also a marginally favored girl's name.

Form of Bess. Short form of Elizabeth, used commonly .. Rare. Compare Bessy and popular surnames Beasy (TOP 95%), Bussy (74%), with the -sy suffix. See also Becky.

Betsy2, Bessy3
Forms of Betty. Source fr. Dutch, English, Hebrew languages. "God is my oath." Betsy is familiar as a birth name compared to Bessy.

Root fr. English, Hebrew words. "God is my oath." Betsy is a frequently occurring (TOP 10%) women's name. See also Bethy.

Acacia and variants

Kassy1, Cassy1
Var. of Acacia. Derived fr. Greek element. "Thorny tree." Cassy is widely used as a birth name among the variant forms of Acacia.

Kassy2, Cassy2
Forms of Cassandra. Origin fr. Greek language. "Shining upon man." Kassy is unique as a birth name among the variations of Cassandra.

Kassy3, Cassy3
Var. of Catherine. From Greek element. "Pure." Kassy is rare as a children's name among the versions of Catherine.

Kasy, Kassy4, Casy1, Cassy4
Var. of Cassie. Stems fr. English language. Short form of Cassandra and Katherine .. Cassy is commonplace as a baby name among the variant forms of Cassie.

Var. of Cass. From Greek word. "Man's defender." Cassy is a common (TOP 87%) given name. See also Casse.

Kaysy, Casy2
Forms of Casey. Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Alert, watchful." Not Top 2000 names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sy names: Betsy, Cassy, Chelsy, Chrissy, Crissy

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sy names: Daisy, Krissy

Form of Chasity. Based on Latin. "Pure." Chansy and Chasy are creative variations. See also Chessa.


Form of Chelsea. Derived fr. Old English. "Chalk landing place." Chelsy has declined in popularity as a children's name circa 1992. See also Chessy.

Var. of Chessa. Root fr. Slavic word. "At peace." Scarce as a birth name. See also Cressy.

Christina and variants

Krissy1, Crissy1, Chrissy1
Var. of Christina. Root fr. Latin. "Follower of Christ." Crissy and forms rose in popularity 5 decades ago, but now, Chrissy has gone out of style.

Christy and variants

Crissy2, Chrissy2
Var. of Christy. Root fr. Latin. "Follower of Christ." Less popular today. Chrissy and Crissy were forms last listed (the 1980s) in the Top 2000.

Chrissie and variants

Krisy, Krissy2, Crissy3, Chrisy
Forms of Chrissie. Based on Latin element. "Follower of Christ." Crissy and Krissy are more commonplace as children's names compared to Chrisy, Krisy.

Sissy, Cissy
Var. of Cicely. Derived fr. Latin, Old Welsh elements. "Blind; sixth." Uncommon. Cissy, Sissy, like Cressy, Chrissy, have the unconventional -ssy ending.

Form of Cressida. Source fr. Greek language. "Gold." Cressy is unique as a baby name. See also Crissy.


Origin fr. Old English word. "Day's eye." Usage of Daisy as a birth name in 2018 was 8.1% less than 2008. See also Dacy.

Var. of Drusilla. From Latin element. Feminine of Drusus, a Roman clan .. Scarce as a baby name, but Drisy is comparable to the more popular Daisy.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -sy names for girls.

1. Bessy - Drisy
Elizabeth [Elsy, Lissy, Betsy, Bessy], Bess [Bessy], Betty [Betsy, Bessy], Betsy, Acacia [Kassy, Cassy], Cassandra [Kassy, Cassy], Catherine [Kassy, Cassy], Cassie [Kasy, Casy, Kassy, Cassy], Cass [Cassy], Casey [Casy, Kaysy], Chasity [Chassy], Chelsea [Chelsy], Chessa [Chessy], Christina [Krissy, Crissy, Chrissy], Christy [Crissy, Chrissy], Chrissie [Krisy, Krissy, Crissy, Chrisy], Cicely [Sissy, Cissy], Cressida [Cressy], Daisy, Drusilla [Drisy]

Elsie [Elsy], Elsa [Elsy], Esther [Essy], Florence [Flossy], Gypsy [Gipsy], Harriet [Hatsy], Henrietta [Hatsy], Hephzibah [Hepsy], Isabel [Issy], Jessica [Jessy], Jessie [Jessy], Josephine [Josy], Kassie [Kassy], Kelsey [Kelsy], Kezia [Kessy], Kristen [Krissy], Krista [Krissy], Alexandra [Lesy], Lindsay [Lindsy], Elissa [Lissy]

Maisie [Maisy], Margaret [Maisy], Melissa [Missy], Missy, Nelsey [Nelsy], Vanessa [Nessy], Agnes [Nessy], Pansy, Patricia [Patsy], Hypatia [Patsy], Posy, Priscilla [Prissy], Quincey [Quinsy], Rose [Rosy], Shawnacy [Shawnessy, Shaughnessy, Seaughnessy], Cecily [Sissy, Sessy], Cecilia [Sissy], Sissy [Cissy], Stacy [Stasy, Staysy], Susanna [Susy]

Susannah [Susy], Susan [Susy], Tansy, Teresa [Tessy], Tessa [Tessy], Theresa [Tessy], Ursula [Ursy]

Usage comparison for -sy names