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Gender: F Meaning of Posey: "a bunch of flowers" Origin of Posey: English

Posey is fashionable in England, a country of gardeners, but this pretty bouquet-of-flowers name is rarely heard here. A possible alternative to Rosy or short form for Josephine. Posey (or Posy) could also work as a nickname for a range of other names, from Penelope to Sophia. Other P-beginning flower names you may want to consider along with Posey: Poppy, Petal, Primrose.

Famous People Named Posey

Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants catcher
Parker Posey, actress
Tyler Posey, actor on MTV's "Teen Wolf"

Pop Culture References for the name Posey

Posey Fossil, main character in the "Ballet Shoes" novels and film

Posey means pretentious.