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Popularity
28k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Macy

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From Massy in France
  • #1389 All Time
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Boys

How popular is the name "Macy" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 7 7 0
1886 7 7 0
1887 7 7 0
1890 7 7 0
1891 10 10 0
1893 14 14 0
1894 5 5 0
1895 13 8 5
1896 6 6 0
1897 12 12 0
1898 16 16 0
1899 10 10 0
1900 15 15 0
1901 13 13 0
1902 9 9 0
1903 5 5 0
1904 11 11 0
1905 22 17 5
1906 17 17 0
1907 11 6 5
1908 19 14 5
1909 19 19 0
1910 18 18 0
1911 24 19 5
1912 13 13 0
1913 23 13 10
1914 22 17 5
1915 23 23 0
1916 36 27 9
1917 35 28 7
1918 33 26 7
1919 37 31 6
1920 38 33 5
1921 46 35 11
1922 40 29 11
1923 33 25 8
1924 29 19 10
1925 24 24 0
1926 38 25 13
1927 37 30 7
1928 32 27 5
1929 17 17 0
1930 30 23 7
1931 27 21 6
1932 24 19 5
1933 15 15 0
1934 23 23 0
1935 15 15 0
1936 15 15 0
1937 27 16 11
1938 20 14 6
1939 22 16 6
1940 21 14 7
1941 20 12 8
1942 14 14 0
1943 24 19 5
1944 16 11 5
1945 6 0 6
1946 19 19 0
1947 22 17 5
1948 18 11 7
1949 12 7 5
1950 19 13 6
1951 15 15 0
1952 16 10 6
1953 11 11 0
1954 23 18 5
1955 16 11 5
1956 24 19 5
1957 22 13 9
1958 13 7 6
1959 13 13 0
1960 17 10 7
1961 19 12 7
1962 6 6 0
1963 14 14 0
1964 12 12 0
1965 11 11 0
1966 19 9 10
1967 14 14 0
1968 19 12 7
1969 39 30 9
1970 24 14 10
1971 31 17 14
1972 41 31 10
1973 14 14 0
1974 35 27 8
1975 16 16 0
1976 29 29 0
1977 42 35 7
1978 47 42 5
1979 34 34 0
1980 47 37 10
1981 52 44 8
1982 51 40 11
1983 35 29 6
1984 51 45 6
1985 39 34 5
1986 56 49 7
1987 85 76 9
1988 82 75 7
1989 160 153 7
1990 359 351 8
1991 544 535 9
1992 591 581 10
1993 630 624 6
1994 674 667 7
1995 777 770 7
1996 743 738 5
1997 788 780 8
1998 872 872 0
1999 988 983 5
2000 1,379 1,374 5
2001 1,313 1,313 0
2002 1,451 1,446 5
2003 1,494 1,483 11
2004 1,429 1,415 14
2005 1,368 1,368 0
2006 1,213 1,213 0
2007 1,231 1,223 8
2008 1,214 1,214 0
2009 1,162 1,157 5
2010 1,113 1,113 0
2011 1,060 1,060 0
2012 932 932 0
2013 870 870 0
2014 887 887 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Macy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,638 babies born with the name Macy in the United States. That's more than enough Macies to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Macy" was in 2003 with a total of 1,483 babies. (That's a lot of baby Macies)

According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Macy" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, 49 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of 1,451 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Macy popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Macy" mean? The list below shows the origins of Macy as well as things modernly associated with the name Macy such as celebrities named Macy.

English

Origin and Meaning of Macy

The name "Macy" is of English origin, and it means "From Massy in France". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Macy Gray

Macy Gray is a musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer specializing in R&B, soul, and pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1988 to present. Macy was born in 1970 as Natalie Renee McIntyre in Canton, Ohio, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ycam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yacm". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Macy born Oct 18, 1970

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1225. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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