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Gender: M Meaning of Cagney: "tribute" Origin of Cagney: Irish

Cagney is one of the spunkiest Irish surnames around, and could make a lively and fresher successor to the tired Casey.

James Cagney will be remembered not only for his iconic gangster films, but also for his Academy-Award-winning performance as song-and-dance man George M. Cohan in Yankee Doodle Dandy. Cagney & Lacey was a popular 1980's policewomen drama.

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Pop Culture References for the name Cagney

Cagney, character in the book "The Penderwicks". by Jeanne Birdsall.