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Gender: Female Meaning of Tancy: "immortal" Origin of Tancy: Greek

The name Tancy is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "immortal". Tancy and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".

From the experts:

This adorable name of the young daughter on "Big Love" might be thought of as a variation of Tansy, an obscure flower name whose star may rise on the heels of such current favorites as Lily and Daisy.

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Famous People Named Tancy

James "Tancy" Lee, Scottish male boxer

Pop Culture References for the name Tancy

Tancy "Teenie" Henrickson, character on TV's "Big Love"


Frances Vickery Says:


My nickname is Tancy -- When my older brothers tried to say "Frances" it came out "Tancy" and so in my case it is a "variation" of Frances.