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Gender: F Meaning of Roxy: "dawn" Origin of Roxy: Diminutive of Roxanne, Persian

Roxy, also spelled Roxie, is one of those high-stepping showgal names with plenty of moxie, among the many sassy nickname names on the U.K. popularity list--currently Number 398.

The fictional character Roxie Hart has had a long and interesting life, beginning with the 1926 play Chicago, then a silent film, a 1942 hit movie starring Ginger Rogers, a 1975 Broadway musical with Gwen Verdun as Roxie, plus the 2002 movie Chicago, with Renee Zellweger playing the part.

Other Roxys have appeared on Hannah Montana and Sabrina the Teenage Witch.

Famous People Named Roxy

Pop Culture References for the name Roxy

Roxy Carmichael, "Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael"
Roxy from "Sabrina the Teenage Witch"
Roxy, the fairy of earth in "Winx Club"
Roxy, clothing line
Roxy Music, English band
Roxy Lalonde, character in the webcomic 'Homestuck'
Roxy Wellard, character of "The Story of Tracy Beaker"
Roxy, character on TV show "Hannah Montana"
Roxanne "Roxy" Ryan, character from "New York Minute"
Roxy Washington, the x-man Bling
Roxy Nelson, character in video game "The Sims 3" Moonlight Bay
Roxanne 'Roxy' Hart, protagonist of musical 'Chicago'