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Addy

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Addy mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Addy

"Addy" is a name of American origin, and it means "Noble". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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Diminutive forms with -y.

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Adelaide, Adeline, Adrienne, Addison and of similar-sounding names.
  2. A diminutive of the male given name Adam.
  3. A patronymic surname​, derived from the given name Adam
  4. (slang) The psychostimulant medication Adderall.

Notable Persons Named Addy

Addy Lee is a hair stylist. Addy was born on May 2nd, 1971.

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Addy Engels is an important human. Addy was born on June 16th, 1977 in Emmen, the Netherlands.

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Addy van den Krommenacker is a famed somebody. Addy was born on April 8th, 1950.

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Addy García López is a politician. Addy was born on November 10th, 1958 in Villahermosa.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Addy

Mark Addy is an important individual. His ongoing career started in 1987. Mark was given the name Mark Addy Johnson on January 14th, 1964 in York.

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Zachary Addy is a famous person.

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David Addy is a soccer player for the Waasland-Beveren, S.C. Adelaide, International Allies F.C., All Stars F.C., Randers FC, FC Porto, Associação Académica de Coimbra – O.A.F., Panetolikos F.C., Vitória S.C., Ghana national under-20 football team, and Ghana national football team. David was born on February 21st, 1990 in Prampram, Greater Accra, Ghana.

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Wesley Addy was an actor. He was most prominent from 1950 to 1996. Wesley was given the name Robert Wesley Addy on August 4th, 1913 in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. Wesley is also known as Wes Addy. He breathed his last breath on December 31st, 1996.

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Lee Addy is a soccer player for the FK Čukarički, F.C. Nania, Berekum Chelsea F.C., Red Star Belgrade, Dalian Yifang F.C., GNK Dinamo Zagreb, NK Lokomotiva, and Ghana national football team. Lee was born on July 7th, 1990 in Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana.

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Danny Addy is an important human. Danny was born on January 15th, 1991 in Pontefract.

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How popular is the baby name Addy in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 6 6 0
1975 9 9 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 22 22 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 11 11 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 10 5 5
1984 5 5 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 13 13 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 13 13 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 17 17 0
1995 26 26 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 24 24 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 39 34 5
2001 28 28 0
2002 38 38 0
2003 36 36 0
2004 43 43 0
2005 34 34 0
2006 47 47 0
2007 59 59 0
2008 52 52 0
2009 65 59 6
2010 42 42 0
2011 62 62 0
2012 59 59 0
2013 47 47 0
2014 49 49 0
2015 47 41 6
2016 53 53 0

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Popularity of Addy as a first name

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Popularity of Addy as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Addy U.S.
  White 74.32% 64.26%
  African American 20.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.37% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.80% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Addy

People with the last name Addy are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Addy

  • How Popular is the name Addy? Addy is the 9,544th most popular name of all time. As a last name Addy was the 11,894th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Addy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,139 babies born with the first name Addy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Addy to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Addy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Addy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Addy is Tuesday, January 14th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Addy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Addy was in 2011 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Addy Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Addy is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Addy: Your name in reverse order is Ydda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ddya. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Addy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,632 people with the last name Addy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Addy? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Addy as their last name since less than 1 person in 112k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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