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Gender: Female Meaning of Posey: "a bunch of flowers" Origin of Posey: English

The name Posey is a girl's name of English origin meaning "a bunch of flowers". Posey and is often added to lists like Flower Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Posey is fashionable in England, a country of gardeners, but this pretty bouquet-of-flowers name is rarely heard here. A possible alternative to Rosy or short form for Josephine. Posey (or Posy or Posie) could also work as a nickname for a range of other names, from Penelope to Sophia. Other P-beginning flower names you may want to consider along with Posey: Poppy, Petal, Primrose.

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Famous People Named Posey

Posey Rorer, American male fiddler of the North Carolina Ramblers
Posey, male Native American Paiute chief who led the last Indian War in 1923
Parker Posey, American actress
Tyler Posey, American actor
Buster Posey, American baseball player

Pop Culture References for the name Posey

Posey Fossil, main character in the "Ballet Shoes" novels and film
Posey, term meaning pretentious