Gender: Neutral
Origin: American
Meaning: Created Name

The name Yancey means Created Name and is of American origin. Yancey is name that's been used by parents who are considering unisex or non-gendered baby names--baby names that can be used for any gender.

Created by F. Scott Fitzgerald for his short story "The Popular Girl" published in 1922. Possibly a play on the word "Yankee," which was a colloquial term for "Northerner" in the U.S. during the Civil War. Yancy Butler, actress.

Variations include: Yancie, Yancey
People who like the name Yancey also like the names: Jasper, Orlando, Wyatt, Declan, Nixon, Jayvon, Duke, Pippa, Yoshe, Evangeline, Yoshi, Kori, Laurel, Yasuko
Similar Sounding Names: Yanka, Yannis, Yenge, Yohance, Yancy, Yank, Yamka, Yumiko, Yankee, Yngwie, Yeong, Young, Yonca, Yong

Stats for the Name Yancey

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checkmark Yancey is currently #924 in U.S. births