Latin, diminutive of Ignatius

Iggy Origin and Meaning

The name Iggy is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "fiery".

Iggy is the quintessential pop star name, though it's the nickname Cate Blanchett uses for son Ignatius. Iggy does bring any grander-sounding name down to earth.

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Famous People Named Iggy

  • Iggy Popborn James Newell Osterberg Jr., American musician, singer, songwriter
  • Egnatius "Iggy" KatonaAmerican NASCAR driver
  • Ignatius Charles "Iggy" O'DonnellAustralian rugby union player
  • Ignacio Tuason "Iggy" Arroyo Jr.Filipino politician
  • Jarome "Iggy" IginlaCanadian NHL hockey player
  • Iggy AzaleaAustralian female rapper born Amethyst Amelia Kelly

Iggy in Pop Culture

  • Iggycharacter in James Patterson's series "Maximum Ride"
  • Ignis "Iggy" Scientiacharacter in the game "Final Fantasy XV"
  • Iggy Koopacharacter in Super Mario Brothers 3
  • Iggynickname for the character England in anime Axis Powers: Hetalia
  • Iggycharacter in manga JoJo's Bizarre Adventure
  • "Iggy Arbuckle" Canadian animated TV series and its main character
  • Iggycharacter in Little Lulu comics
  • Iggycharacter in anime Ergo Proxy
  • Iggycharacter in MySims

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