"beloved friend"

Taffy Origin and Meaning

The name Taffy is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "beloved friend".

A diminutive of the (male) name Dafydd, the Welsh form of David. In the US, it's strongly associated with the candy.

Famous People Named Taffy

  • Mary Catherine "Taffy" NivertAmerican singer of the Starland Vocal Band
  • Taffystage name of Katherine Quaye, American disco singer
  • Taffy BrodesserAkner, American journalist

Taffy in Pop Culture

  • Taffy Sinclairtitle character in a series of books by Betsy Haynes
  • Taffy Jacksoncharacter in book "Maria Is Fat"
  • Taffycharacter from TV series "Rugrats"
  • "Taffy" song by Lisa Loeb
  • Taffycharacter in Patricia Pendergraft's "Miracle at Clement's Pond"