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Gender: Female Meaning of Gypsy: "wanderer" Origin of Gypsy: English

The name Gypsy is a girl's name of English origin meaning "wanderer". Gypsy and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven / Hell / Purgatory Girls".

From the experts:

Gypsy, long associated with the intellectual stripper Gypsy Rose Lee and the musical that was made about her life, was used by Drea de Matteo and Shooter Jennings as the middle name of their daughter Alabama. Be aware, however, that the word gypsy is now considered an ethnic slur when used for the Romani, or Roma, people.

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Famous People Named Gypsy

Gypsy Rose Lee (born Rose Louise Hovick), American burlesque performer
Gypsy Abbot, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Gypsy

Gypsy Nash, character on Australian soap "Home and Away"
Gypsy, female bot on TV's "Mystery Science Theater 3000"
Gypsy, character on TV's "Gilmore Girls"
'Gypsy' song by Fleetwood Mac
'Gypsy' Lady Gaga song
'Gypsies, Tramps, and Thieves" - song by Cher
Gypsy Beaumont, character in the book 'Savvy' by Ingrid Law.
Gypsy, butterfly in “A Bug’s Life”

Gypsie, Gipsy, Gipsey, Jipsi, Gipsee