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Gender: F Meaning of Flossie: "flourishing, prosperous" Origin of Flossie: Diminutive of Florence

Flossie was an extremely popular Florence nickname that was used independently in the early twentieth century, given to over five hundred girls per year a century ago. Flossie was one of the younger twins in the iconic children's book series The Bobbsey Twins, first published in 1904. Appealing, if a little cutesy--sweet as candy floss. A similar name is Florrie.

Famous People Named Flossie

Dr Flossie Wong-Staal, one of the world's leading virologists.

Flossie Elizabeth Page, oldest person in Kansas (113 years old)

Pop Culture References for the name Flossie