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Gender: Female Origin of Addy: Diminutive of Adelaide or Adeline

The name Addy is a girl's name . Addy and discussed in our forums with posts like ""Don't call me ___, I go by ___"".

From the experts:

This name has become increasingly popular, though usually with the Addie spelling. In fact, Addy/Addie has taken over for Maddie and Allie as one of the most frequently-heard short forms for a range of also-popular formal names, including Adeline, Adalynn, Adeliaide, and Addison. As Addy, it's the name of an American Girls doll.

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Famous People Named Addy

Addy Miller, American actress
Addy Joaquín Coldwell, Mexican politician

Pop Culture References for the name Addy

Addy Walker, American Girl doll


adadadad Says:



Impwood Says:


I'm surprised there isn't a male page for Addy. To me, this is uniquely Adam, but as Addie, it's completely Adelaide.