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Gender: Female Meaning of Poesy: "poetry" Origin of Poesy: Word name

The name Poesy is a girl's name meaning "poetry". Poesy and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

From the experts:

This old-fashioned word for poetry has some antiquated charm but doesn't exactly roll off the tongue.

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Famous People Named Poesy

Poesy Emmeline Fibonacci Nautilus Doctorow, daughter of Alice Taylor & Cory Doctorow
Clemence Poesy, French actress and model, played Fleur Delacour in "Harry Potter" series

Pop Culture References for the name Poesy

poésie, French word for poetry


Mhill46 Says:


I think this is a beautiful name! It's definitely one that I think would be beautiful on a little girl. However, I'm not sure how it would come across on a grown woman. I suppose it's not that much different from "Rosie" but I don't know. Maybe better in the middle name slot.