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Baby name meanings

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Origin

  • Latin, English, American Indian

Meaning/history

  • light, illumination or bringer of light

Nicknames

  • Luce,
  • Lulu,
  • Lucy-lu,
  • Loops,
  • looby lou,
  • Lucy Juicy Long Legs,
  • Luloobylulu,
  • Lula,
  • Boss Hogg,
  • luclet,
  • lucinda (haha),
  • Lucy Locket

Interesting Lucys

  • Lucy van Pelt,
  • Lucy from the Narnia Chronicles,
  • Lucy Liu

Unfortunate Lucys

  • in the sky with diamonds,
  • Lucy in the Peanuts cartoons

Lucy goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Rebecca,
  • Anna,
  • Jane,
  • Sophia,
  • Jessica,
  • ellen,
  • katie,
  • Grace,
  • May,
  • Naomi,
  • Sofia,
  • Nora,
  • Olive,
  • olivia

When I hear Lucy
I think of...

  • A happy child,
  • ray of sunshine,
  • Pretty,
  • Smiley child,
  • clumsy,
  • funny,
  • loving affectionate child,
  • loving affectionate child,
  • Clever, brave
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