The name Tansy is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "immortality". Tansy and is often added to lists like Cool Girls' Names - Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven / Hell / Purgatory Girls".
From the experts:
Tansy is a flower name rarer than Rose, livelier than Lily and a lot less teasable than Pansy.
Tansy is a perennial herbaceous plant of the aster family that has clusters of small bright yellow blossoms. It was cultivated by the ancients for medicinal purposes, and has found a variety of other uses over the ages, associated with health and immortality.
There have been a couple of eponymous novels titled Tansy, and it was the name of a character on Hart of Dixie,