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Judy Meaning


What does Judy mean?

The name Judy is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Judy is "jewess, woman from judea, praise".

Judy is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ju-dy.

The Given Name Judy

Judy is a diminutive of Judith. See Judith for further details.

Attractive and delightful, it is a name considered by many parents.

A fearless name, Judy possesses great character.

Although unique, your little sophisticated Judy, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Judy falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Judy Cornwell, Judy Davis, and Judy Garland.

Judy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,533 in baby name popularity for girls with 141 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,614 in baby name popularity for girls with 134 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Judy Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Judy has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Judy to other names.

Judy Related Names

Judy is a diminutive of Judith.

Variants of the name Judy include Judi, Judie.

Famous Judys

  • Judy Cornwell ~ Actress
  • Judy Davis ~ Actress
  • Judy Garland ~ Actress
  • Judy Holliday ~ Actress
  • Judy Johnson ~ Baseball Player

Judy Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Judy.

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Judy Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Judy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Judy.

Just for fun, see the name Judy in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Judy in Nautical Flags page.