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Posy

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English
"a bunch of flowers"

Posy Origin and Meaning

The name Posy is a girl's name of English origin meaning "a bunch of flowers".
A sweet, nostalgic nosegay kind of name, Posy has been long fashionable in England, a country of gardeners, but this pretty bouquet-of-flowers name is still rarely heard in the US, though it could be seen as a more unusual possible alternative to Rosy or Josie.

Posy is a little sister name in the Hunger Games series. Before that, Posy Fossil was a character in Noel Streatfeild's Ballet Shoes.

Posy (or Posey or Posie) could also work as a nickname for a range of other names, from Penelope to Sophia--it started as a pet form of Josephine. Other P-beginning flower names you may want to consider along with Posey: Poppy, Petal, Primrose.
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Famous People Named Posy

  • Rosemary Elizabeth "Posy" SimmondsEnglish cartoonist and writer
  • Posy MillerEnglish actress
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Posy in Pop Culture

  • Posy Fossilcharacter in "Ballet Shoes" by Noel Streatfeild
  • Posy Hawthornecharacter in "The Hunger Games"
  • Posy Batescharacter in a series of books by Helen Cresswell
  • Posycharacter in the movie "About Time"
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