Ivy

Pronunciation: e-e-ve-e
Origin: United Kingdom
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Europe

The name Ivy has English and Latin origins and means "vine". It is derived from the Old English word for the ivy plant, "ifig". Ivy also has roots in ancient Greek culture, where it was a sign of fidelity and eternity. Greek couples were often given wreaths of ivy as symbols of fidelity and to represent eternal love. The name Ivy signifies friendship, fortitude, and strength. As a name, Ivy first gained popularity as a given name for females in the late 1800s, along with other plant and floral names. Ivy is also associated with the prestigious Ivy League colleges in the United States.

Ivy Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Ivy is currently #56 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Ivy is currently #22 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Nature: Ivy is currently #25 on Kiindred Nature Names
gender-female Girl Nature: Ivy is currently #15 on Kiindred Girl Nature Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Ivy is currently #54 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Ivy is currently #22 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Ivy

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  • Ivy May Pearce: Ivy May Pearce was an Australian aviator known for her pioneering work in aviation and for being one of the first female commercial pilots in Australia. She passed away in 1998.
  • Ivy Lee: Ivy Lee was an American public relations pioneer who worked with prominent figures like Henry Ford and Theodore Roosevelt.