Popularity:5375
Origin:Persian
Meaning:Bright, dawn, star
Roxy is a luminous girl’s name that is Persian in origin. It means “dawn,” “star,” and “bright,” a fortuitous meaning that signals the beginning of new and exciting adventures. Roxy is a diminutive and sometimes nickname of Roxanne, but can also be used as a given name in its own right. Its association with Roxie Hart from the musical Chicago gives is a jazzy, sassy connotation that will set baby up to be a star herself.
Sources
  • Name Doctor, Roxy

  • Behind the Name, Roxy, July 2008

  • Behind the Name, Roxana, December 2022

  • Hamari Web, Roxy

  • WordSense, Roxana

  • Best Baby Names for 2013 by Siobhan Thomas. pg. 320

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