English and Irish from French
"fine friend"

Bellamy Origin and Meaning

The name Bellamy is a boy's name of French, English, Irish origin meaning "fine friend".

Bellamy is a surname name with an admirable meaning and upbeat rhythm, similar to jovial choices like Rafferty, Barnaby and Willoughby.

Bellamy is rising simultaneously for boys and girls at the moment, making it a truly gender-neutral choice. It entered the Top 1000 for girls for the first time in 2018, before dropping out in 2019 and entering for boys. Since 2020, Bellamy has finally been in the Top 1000 for both genders.

Muse frontman Matt Bellamy and Bellamy Blake from The 100 are notable male namesakes.

# 749 in the US

Bellamy Rank in US Top 1000

# 236 on Nameberry

Bellamy Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Bellamy Popularity

Famous People Named Bellamy

  • Bellamy Storerfather and son U.S. Congressmen from Ohio
  • William "Bill" BellamyAmerican actor/comedian
  • Matthew James Bellamylead singer of British band Muse
  • Samuel "Black Sam" BellamyEnglish pirate
  • The Bellamy Brotherscountry music duo of David and Homer Bellamy

Bellamy in Pop Culture

  • Bellamy Blakemain character in "The 100"
  • Bellamy the Hyenacharacter on anime "One Piece"
  • "Bellamy" 2008 French film about main character Paul Bellamy
  • "Bellamy" Australian TV series about main character Det. Steve Bellamy
  • Simon Bellamycharacter on TV's 'Misfits"
  • "Bel Ami" novel by Guy de Maupassant