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Stacy

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185k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
19k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Stacy

"Stacy" is a name of English origin, and it means "Resurrection". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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  1. An English surname, variant of Stacey.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  3. A female given name derived from the surname, popular in the 1970s.

Notable Persons Named Stacy

Fergie is a hip hop music, pop music, and contemporary r&b musician. She has been prominent since 1984. Fergie was given the name Stacy Ann Ferguson on March 27th, 1975 in Hacienda Heights, California, United States.

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Stacy Keibler is an actor, model (people), professional wrestling, actress, model, and professional wrestler. Her career lasted from 1998 to 2006. Stacy was given the name Stacy Ann-Marie Keibler on October 14th, 1979 in Rosedale, Maryland.

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Stacy Keach is an actor/narrator, actor, and narration. He has been prominent since 1966. Stacy was given the name Walter Stacy Keach, Jr. on June 2nd, 1941 in Savannah, Georgia.

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Stacy Martin is an actress. She has been prominent since 2013. Stacy was born on January 1st, 1991 in Paris.

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Stacy Carter is a wrestler. Stacy was born on September 29th, 1970 in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Stacy Lattisaw is a soul music, dance-pop, contemporary r&b, and gospel music singing. She has had major accomplishments since 1979. Stacy was born on November 25th, 1966.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Stacy

Gwendolyn Maxine Stacy is a comics character.

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James Stacy is an actor. His career lasted from 1957 to 1957. James was given the name Maurice William Elias on December 23rd, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. James is also known as Jim Stacey and Jim Stacy.

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Spider Stacy is a folk music, rock music, punk rock, celtic music, celtic rock, and celtic punk singer-songwriter and musician. He plays Tin whistle and Vocals. He was most active from 1977 to present. Spider was given the name Peter Stacy on December 14th, 1958.

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George Stacy is a comics character.

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Zac Stacy is a football player for the New York Jets. He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Zac was born on April 9th, 1991 in Centreville, Alabama. Zac is also known as Zachary, Latrell, and Stacy.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 6 0 6
1884 5 0 5
1885 6 0 6
1887 5 0 5
1889 5 0 5
1891 7 0 7
1892 15 7 8
1893 14 7 7
1894 8 0 8
1896 13 8 5
1898 9 0 9
1899 7 7 0
1900 6 0 6
1901 5 5 0
1903 16 7 9
1904 15 8 7
1905 6 6 0
1906 13 8 5
1907 10 0 10
1908 29 10 19
1909 17 9 8
1910 16 8 8
1911 22 8 14
1912 29 10 19
1913 33 11 22
1914 46 14 32
1915 57 21 36
1916 59 20 39
1917 39 12 27
1918 58 17 41
1919 60 12 48
1920 88 23 65
1921 55 20 35
1922 58 7 51
1923 55 16 39
1924 55 11 44
1925 53 13 40
1926 39 9 30
1927 34 7 27
1928 57 13 44
1929 45 11 34
1930 40 5 35
1931 42 12 30
1932 34 0 34
1933 47 6 41
1934 39 11 28
1935 45 0 45
1936 52 7 45
1937 50 14 36
1938 54 14 40
1939 50 7 43
1940 54 6 48
1941 66 14 52
1942 48 9 39
1943 67 17 50
1944 76 21 55
1945 83 23 60
1946 91 39 52
1947 117 52 65
1948 129 62 67
1949 182 84 98
1950 176 71 105
1951 224 108 116
1952 234 129 105
1953 294 181 113
1954 413 280 133
1955 435 301 134
1956 624 459 165
1957 875 680 195
1958 1,393 1,154 239
1959 1,770 1,480 290
1960 1,747 1,451 296
1961 1,999 1,676 323
1962 2,643 2,227 416
1963 3,734 3,263 471
1964 3,994 3,461 533
1965 3,809 3,204 605
1966 4,454 3,776 678 #91 girl name
1967 6,253 4,596 1,657 #74 girl name
1968 7,127 5,387 1,740 #64 girl name
1969 7,979 6,487 1,492 #53 girl name
1970 8,957 7,774 1,183 #42 girl name
1971 10,141 9,114 1,027 #32 girl name
1972 8,517 7,603 914 #33 girl name
1973 8,255 7,340 915 #32 girl name
1974 7,567 6,739 828 #38 girl name
1975 7,954 7,171 783 #34 girl name
1976 7,097 6,524 573 #38 girl name
1977 6,589 6,156 433 #42 girl name
1978 6,120 5,776 344 #44 girl name
1979 5,967 5,709 258 #43 girl name
1980 5,292 5,059 233 #53 girl name
1981 4,645 4,478 167 #65 girl name
1982 4,236 4,098 138 #72 girl name
1983 4,807 4,678 129 #61 girl name
1984 4,594 4,446 148 #67 girl name
1985 4,247 4,110 137 #67 girl name
1986 3,361 3,220 141 #87 girl name
1987 2,890 2,746 144
1988 2,411 2,273 138
1989 2,035 1,881 154
1990 1,825 1,669 156
1991 1,559 1,408 151
1992 1,335 1,189 146
1993 1,084 957 127
1994 971 850 121
1995 787 683 104
1996 693 606 87
1997 620 532 88
1998 545 490 55
1999 524 455 69
2000 485 425 60
2001 473 417 56
2002 447 386 61
2003 440 400 40
2004 482 431 51
2005 469 426 43
2006 467 423 44
2007 448 421 27
2008 446 408 38
2009 375 341 34
2010 320 294 26
2011 284 258 26
2012 277 252 25
2013 256 228 28
2014 226 204 22
2015 232 205 27
2016 228 204 24

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Popularity of Stacy as a first name

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Popularity of Stacy as a last name

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Common last names for Stacy

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  • Williams
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  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Thomas
  • Miller
  • Jackson
  • Hill
  • Lee

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Stacy U.S.
  White 89.58% 64.26%
  African American 4.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.13% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.13% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.85% 16.26%

Of Last Name Stacy

People with the last name Stacy are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Stacy

  • How Popular is the name Stacy? Stacy is the 396th most popular name of all time. As a last name Stacy was the 1,891st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Stacy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 184,698 babies born with the first name Stacy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stacy to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 172,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stacy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Stacy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stacy is Tuesday, February 18th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Stacy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stacy was in 1971 with a total of 9,114 babies. That's a lot of babies named Stacy!
  • Random Stacy Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stacy ranks 63rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 68 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Stacy: Your name in reverse order is Ycats. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Astyc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Stacy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 19,010 people with the last name Stacy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Stacy? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Stacy as their last name.

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  • 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).
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