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Macey Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Macey

Gender:

Unisex

Pronunciation:

Ma-cey

No. Of Syllables:

2

No. Of Letters:

5

Origin & Meaning

The name Macey is of French and English origin.

The meaning of Macey is "gift of G-d".  

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 926  in baby name popularity for girls with 289 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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

History

In use since the Middle Ages, Matthew is the English form of the Greek name Matthaios, which is in turn is a form of the earlier Hebrew name Mattityahu (מַתִּתְיָהוּ). The name Matthew is derived from the Hebrew elements mattaht meaning "gift" and yahu meaning "G-d".

Numerology

What will your new little Macey be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

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Related Names

Macey is a diminutive (nickname) of Matthew.

Variants of the name Macey include Macie, Macy.

The names Macee, Maci are all forms of Macey.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Macey.

Just for fun, see the name Macey 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 Macey in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

French names have similar origins to those of other old-world European nations. They are often derivations of place names or trade names, or have their basis in history, mythology, religion or nature. They may also be created names.

The popularity of hyphenated names is a unique feature of French given names. For example Paul-Henri or Anne-Marie. A hyphenated name is considered a single unit first name, not separate first and middle names. Hyphenated names may be of the same or different genders. The first part of the name will always indicate the holder's gender.

Masculine names may be made feminine with the addition of -e, -ette, or -ine as suffixes.