English, diminutive of Melissa

Missy Origin and Meaning

The name Missy is a girl's name of English origin.

A name that works until your daughter is, say, six.

# 880 in the US

Missy Rank in US Top 1000

Missy Popularity

Famous People Named Missy

  • Melissa Arnette "Missy" ElliottAmerican rapper and musician
  • Melissa Morrison "Missy" HigginsAustralian singer
  • Melissa "Missy" PeregrymCanadian actress
  • Melissa "Missy" RayderAmerican model
  • Melissa Jeanette "Missy" FranklinAmerican swimmer
  • Melissa Ann "Missy" HyattAmerican pro wrestler
  • Melissa "Missy" (Hollister) LanningAmerican vlogger as part of "Daily Bumps"
  • Melissa "Missy" GoldAmerican actress
  • Amanda "Missy" Hodges ClevelandAmerican model
  • Missy MaloneScottish burlesque performer
  • Missy RobbinsAmerican chef and TV personality
  • MissyAmerican adult film actress
  • Marguerite Alice "Missy" LeHandsecretary to U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt

Missy in Pop Culture

  • Missy CooperSheldon's twin sister from the Big Bang Theory, and "Young Sheldon"
  • Missy Pantonefrom movie "Bring it On" played by Eliza Dushku
  • Missy O'Connorfrom movie "The Big Wedding"
  • Missyregeneration of the Master, the Doctor's nemesis in "Doctor Who"