Ivy - girls name

Ivy name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 100%

Ivy name meaning:

The name Ivy is of English origin and is derived from the name of the evergreen climbing plant called "ivy." The plant has been traditionally associated with symbolism, representing fidelity, friendship, and strong affection. In the language of flowers, ivy is often seen as a symbol of eternal life and resilience because of its ability to cling and grow in various conditions.

As a name, Ivy has gained popularity for its simplicity, botanical connection, and vintage charm. It is considered a classic and elegant choice for a girl's name.

Origin: English

Ivy plant.


Christmas names, Victorian names

Related names

Ivy , Ivi, Ivie

Other girls names beginning with I


Overall UK ranking: 5 out of 5581

2245 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Ivy

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