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Gender: MMeaning of Mccoy: "fire"Origin of Mccoy: Irish variation of McKay
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One of numerous usable Irish and Scottish surnames starting with Mac and Mc, this is the real McCoy. McCoy Tyner, the well-known jazz pianist, is one of the few to use it as a first name, though he was born Alfred McCoy Tyner.
"The real McCoy", an idiom and metaphor used in much of the English-speaking world to mean "the real thing" or "the genuine article"
The Hatfield and McCoy feud
The McCoys, American rock group in the 1960s best known for their song "Hang on Sloopy"