Popularity:1990
Origin:Irish
Meaning:Dark-haired; descendant of the dark
Darcy is a gender-neutral name of Irish origin, meaning “dark-haired” or “descendant of the dark.” It is said to be derived from the Irish surname Ó'Dorchaidhe from the Irish dorcha, meaning “dark.” This name also has French roots, appearing as a surname during the Norman era, meaning “of Arcy” from the French commune Bois d’Arcy. Darcy is a fitting name for baby born with dark locks or a creative choice for baby born at night.
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