Diminutive of Judith

Judy Origin and Meaning

The name Judy is a girl's name .

Judy was the nickname of choice for almost all the Judiths born in the 1940s and 50s; today's little Judiths are much more likely to be called Judith -- or, possibly, Jude.

# 995 in the US

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Famous People Named Judy

  • Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm)American actress and singer
  • Judith "Judy" BlumeAmerican author
  • Judith Susan "Judy" Sheindlin aka Judge JudyAmerican TV judge
  • Judy Catherine Claire ParfittEnglish actress
  • Judy Holliday (born Judith Tuvim)American actress
  • Judith Marjorie "Judy" CollinsAmerican singer,songwriter
  • Judith Therese "Judy" GreerAmerican actress
  • Judy Valerie CornwellEnglish actress
  • Judy GoldAmerican comedienne
  • Judy Ann SantosFilipina actress
  • Judy Kay "Juice" NewtonAmerican pop and country music singer
  • Judith Gail "Judy" Borg BiggertU.S. Congresswoman from Illinois
  • Elinor Isabel "Judy" Judefind Agnewwife of former US VP Spiro Agnew
  • Judy Chicago (born Judith Sylvia Cohen)American feminist and artist
  • Judith Aileen "Judy" DybleBritish singer,songwriter of Fairport Convention and Trader Horne
  • Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour

Judy in Pop Culture

  • Judycharacter from "Punch and Judy" puppet show
  • "Judy Moody" book and character by Megan McDonald
  • Judy Jetsoncharacter on animated series "The Jetsons"
  • Judy Turnercharacter in "A Chorus Line"
  • Judy Funniecharacter in animated series "Doug"
  • Judy Bernlycharacter in "9 to 5"
  • Judy Bunchcharacter in "The Sims 3" computer game
  • Judygirl character in the film "My Girl"
  • Judy Coopercharacter on TV's "K.C. Undercover"
  • Judy Hoppslead rabbit character in Disney's "Zootopia"
  • Judy Shepherdgirl character in "Jumanji"
  • Judy Haywardcharacter from Netflix's "Greenhouse Academy"
  • "Judy Berlin" film and its main character
  • Judy Boltonmain character in the mystery series by Margaret Sutton
  • Judy Brownleecharacter on New Zealand soap "Shortland Street"
  • Judy Fostercharacter in radio show/film "A Date with Judy"
  • Judy Henslercharacter on TV's "Leave It to Beaver"
  • Judy Millercharacter on TV's "Still Standing"
  • Judy of the Junglegolden,age comic book character
  • "Judy Is a Punk" song by The Ramones
  • "Why Judy Why" song by Billy Joel
  • "Judy's Turn to Cry" song by Lesley Gore
  • Jude Halecharacter in Netflix series "Dead to Me"