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Gender: F Origin of Izzy: Diminutive of Isabel and Isabella

The longer Isabella stays in the Top 10—and it's been there for more than a decade—the more we hear the nickname Izzy (especially if we watch Grey's Anatomy). it's just a matter of time before it stands on its own, as it has as a first name for the daughter of Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher.

Famous People Named Izzy

Izzy Bizu (born Isobel Beardshaw), British singer-songwriter
Izzy Nobre, Brazilian-Canadian Youtuber
Brittany "Izzy" Johnston Judd, violinist & wife of McFly drummer Harry Judd
Izzy Murphy (b. 2016), daughter of actor/comedian Eddie Murphy and model Paige Butcher
Izzy Kershaw, daughter of singers Sheri and Nik Kershaw

Pop Culture References for the name Izzy

Isabelle "Izzy" Armstrong, character on British soap "Coronation Street"
Izzy Fuentes, a main character on Disney's "I'm in the Band"
Isabelle "Izzy" Woods, character in movie "Legally Blondes"; twin sister Annie Woods
Isabelle "Izzy" Lightwood, character in the Mortal Instruments series
Isabelle "Izzy" Hoyland, charater from Australian TV soap "Neighbours"
Isobel "Izzy" Stevens, character on TV show Grey's Anatomy
"Izzy, Willy-Nilly," novel by Cynthia Voight