Penny - girls name

Penny name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Penny name meaning:

Origin: Greek

Flower. Also a diminutive of Penelope: Bobbin.

Related names

Penelope , Pen, Penney, Pennie , Penny

Other girls names beginning with P


Overall UK ranking: 178 out of 5581

288 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (117)

Historical popularity of Penny

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Penny from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Penny in 2023