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Gender: Female Meaning of Effy: "fair speech" Origin of Effy: Greek, diminutive of Euphemia

The name Effy is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "fair speech". Effy and is often added to user-created lists like Old-Fashioned, Vintage, Retro, Classic, Eclectic, Unusual and Uncommon Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop your favourite (girls)".

From the experts:

This can be a short form of any Greek girls' name starting with 'Ef', such as Efstraria or Efrosini. It has also been suggested as a possible nickname for Elizabeth.

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Famous People Named Effy

Pop Culture References for the name Effy

Elizabeth "Effy" Stonem, a character on British TV's "Skins"
Alternative spelling Effie - Effie Trinket from The Hunger Games books/films

Can also be a nickname for "Stephanie / Steffany" "Effy/Effie" (Or any other name with "eff/eph")