US Popularity:11843
Origin:Gaelic
Other Origin(s):Irish
Meaning:Swarthy; Black
Duffy is a gender-neutral name of Gaelic and Irish origin. A short variant of the last name Ó Dubhthaigh, Duffy comes from the word dubh and translates to “black” or “swarthy.” Whether or not baby inherits dark locks or a dark complexion from their family tree, Duffy can also encourage baby’s dark, moody demeanor. If you’ve got a passion for music, this name can also connect baby to Welsh singer Duffy and English rock-and-roll singer Duffy Power. With the name Duffy, your little one is sure to find their voice.

Duffy Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
1970
Gender:
Girl
#10969
in 1970
- 695
from 1961
In comparison to the previous year's data
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