Gender: Neutral
Origin: American
Meaning: Created Name

The name Yancy means Created Name and is of American origin. Yancy 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 Yancy also like the names: Jamison, Gibson, Max, Stockton, Darius, Brock, Grant, Genevieve, Yusra, Adelaide, Guinevere, Pippa, Yoshe, Evangeline

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