Diminutive of Roxanne, Persian

Roxy Origin and Meaning

The name Roxy is girl's name of Persian origin meaning "dawn".
Roxy, also spelled Roxie, is one of those high-stepping showgal names with plenty of moxie, among the many sassy nickname names on the U.K. popularity list--currently Number 398.

The fictional character Roxie Hart has had a long and interesting life, beginning with the 1926 play Chicago, then a silent film, a 1942 hit movie starring Ginger Rogers, a 1975 Broadway musical with Gwen Verdun as Roxie, plus the 2002 movie Chicago, with Renee Zellweger playing the part.

Other Roxys have appeared on Hannah Montana and Sabrina the Teenage Witch.

Roxy Popularity

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Famous People Named Roxy

  • Roxy Elise DavisJacenko, Australian businesswoman and media personality ("Celebrity Apprentice: Australia")
  • Roxanne "Roxy" SaintAmerican punk singer and actress
  • Rokhsaneh "Roxy" GhawamShahidi, British actress
  • Roxy JezelBritish adult film actress
  • Roxy Sorkindaughter of producer and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin
  • Roxy Alabama Weston (b. 2010)daughter of TV/radio presenter Roz Weston
  • Bianca Roxy Weyler (b. 2012)daughter of drummer Javier Weyler of Stereophonics
  • Roxanne Elizabeth "Roxy" OlinAmerican actress, daughter of actors Ken Olin and Patricia Wettig

Roxy in Pop Culture

  • "Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael" 1990 film and one of its main characters
  • Roxanne Lizette "Roxy" Mitchellcharacter on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Roxanne "Roxy" Millercharacter on Australian soap "Home & Away"
  • Roxy Huntermain character in a series of Nickelodeon TV movies
  • Roxycharacter on TV's "Sabrina the Teenage Witch"
  • Roxy Balsomcharacter on American soap "One Life to Live"
  • Roxanne "Roxy" Harveycharacter on TV's "Dead Like Me"
  • Roxythe fairy of earth in "Winx Club"
  • Roxanne "Roxy" Harmoncharacter in 2011 film "God Bless America"
  • Roxanne "Roxy" Mortoncharacter in "Kingsman: The Secret Service"
  • Roxy Rokercharacter on TV's "Hannah Montana"
  • Roxy Lalondecharacter in the webcomic 'Homestuck'
  • Roxanne Marie "Roxy" LeBlanccharacter on TV's "Army Wives"
  • Roxy Wellardcharacter in book/film "The Story of Tracy Beaker"
  • Roxanne "Roxy" Ryancharacter in film "New York Minute"
  • Roxy Washington aka Blingcharacter in X,Men comics
  • Roxy Leechcharacter in Superman and Superboy comics
  • Roxy Rocketcharacter in Batman comics
  • Roxy Nelsoncharacter in video game "The Sims 3" Moonlight Bay
  • Roxyclothing line
  • Roxy MusicEnglish band