Flossie - girls name

Flossie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 51%

Flossie name meaning:

The name Flossie is a diminutive form of the name Florence, which originated from the Latin name Florentius, meaning "flourishing" or "prosperous." Flossie carries a similar meaning and is often associated with vibrant growth, success, and abundance. This name exudes a sense of liveliness and joy.

Flossie has a nostalgic charm, as it was particularly popular in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The name has an old-fashioned appeal that brings to mind images of elegant and spirited young women. It suggests a playful and outgoing personality, someone who embraces life with enthusiasm and embraces challenges with optimism.

With its delightful sound and positive connotations, Flossie has the power to bring a sense of cheerfulness and energy to those who bear the name. It symbolizes a confident and vivacious individual, ready to make their mark in the world with their vibrant presence.

Origin: Latin

Diminutive of Flora: The mythological Roman Goddess of flowers. Diminutive of Florence: From 'florentius' or 'florentia', meaning flowering or flourishing. Famous bearer:.

Related names

Flora , Florette, Floss, Flossie , Floy

Other girls names beginning with F


Overall UK ranking: 2711 out of 5581

9 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Flossie

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