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Sally Meaning


What does Sally mean?

The name Sally is of English origin.

The meaning of Sally is "princess".

Sally is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sa-lly.

The Given Name Sally

Although it originally derived as a nickname for Sarah, Sally has been a popular name on its own since the 20th century.

Sally is a diminutive of Sarah. See Sarah for further details.

Sally is a name with authenticness.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Alternate names include Sallie.

Sally falls into the royal title name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Sally Albright, Sally Field, and Sally Hawkins.

Sally Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,211 in baby name popularity for girls with 194 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,054 in baby name popularity for girls with 243 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Sally has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Sally Name Popularity Page.

Sally Related Names

Sally is a diminutive of Sarah.

Variants of the name Sally include Sallie.

Famous Sallys

  • Sally Albright ~ When Harry Met Sally... character
  • Sally Field ~ Actress
  • Sally Hawkins ~ Actress
  • Sally Ride ~ Astronaut

Sally 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 Sally.

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Sally Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sally.

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