Skip to main content

Updated June 9, 2019

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Cheerful
  • Greek : Happy

Girl name variations

How Popular Is The Name Lacy

Family name origins & meanings

  • English and Irish (of Norman origin) : habitational name from Lassy in Calvados, named from a Gaulish personal name Lascius (of uncertain meaning) + the locative suffix -acum. The surname is widespread in Britain and Ireland, but most common in Nottinghamshire. In Ireland the family is associated particularly with County Limerick.

Subscribe to Family Education

Your partner in parenting from baby name inspiration to college planning.