Gender: Male Origin of Coy: English surname

Coy Origin and Meaning

The name Coy is a boy's name .

Though rarely heard today, Coy has been around for a century and was not an uncommon name a hundred years ago. There have been a couple of NFL players named Coy, Coy Bowles is in the Zac Brown band--and of course there was Coy Duke in 'The Dukes of Hazzard.'

Not a particularly recommended choice, due to the flirty, feminine connotations of the word coy.

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raevynstar Says:


I don't know. I have it on my list, but it could be mistaken as a typo of Cody.