Meaning of the Name Yancy
What is the meaning of the name Yancy?
The name Yancy is primarily a gender-neutral name of American origin that has an unknown or unconfirmed meaning.
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.
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