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Gender: Female Origin of Whimsy: Word name

The name Whimsy is a girl's name of English origin. Whimsy and is often added to lists like Best One-of-a-Kind Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "GP or usable?".

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Whimsy is a new entry to the ever-expanding word name lexicon, sister for Pixie and Bliss. While it has an undeniable offbeat English aristocratic charm (maybe we're thinking of Dorothy Sayers' fictional detective Lord Peter Wimsey, whose middle name was Death?), we see this as more fitting for a middle than a first name.

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