Dating back centuries, Nancy is a classic girl’s name with traditional undertones. The name is originally Hebrew, and made its way into the charts as a coined nickname for variations of the name Anne. The name is often connected to older generations, and with these names sneaking back into the charts today, Nancy could be a trendy choice for your new addition. Whether honoring a loved one or beginning a new line of Nancy’s, this name, meaning “grace,” is perfectly suited to an elegant and poised little girl.

Famous People Named Nancy

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Nancy Reagan
    United States First Lady
  • Nancy Richey
    Tennis Player
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