Meaning:Spirit of the folk; People's spirit
Volney is a masculine name with German roots. Coming from the German word vol and possibly the Greek word pneuma, It can translate to “spirit of the folk” or “people’s spirit.” This can be a great way to look to their ancestors or community to help discover their true selves. Whether they’re learning more about their family roots or making vital connections with others during their life, Volney can always help them feel one wth their family and friends. If you’re looking for a name that matches baby’s old soul, Volney was at it’s most popular in the early 1880s, giving it a timeless, vintage aesthetic.
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