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  1. #16
    Seriously.. Its a girls name... I wouldn't use it for a boy

  2. #18
    renrose Guest
    It's a surname, I don't even like it on Darcey Bussell.

  3. #20
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    London, England
    I think Darcy's rather dashing. To my British ears it sounds wrong on a girl. In the area I live I've met a few little Darcy's, and they were all boys. I think using it for a girl is chavvy.
    My darling Marian Illyria Aphrodite, March 2013 & Little Bunny (a girl!) due 9th of February 2014

  4. #22
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Great Lakes
    Quote Originally Posted by bluesparrow5684 View Post
    Seriously.. Its a girls name... I wouldn't use it for a boy
    Seriously... it's not... it's unisex.
    ** The opinions expressed above are not meant to be reflective of Nameberry as a whole but are my opinion and mine alone. **

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    Henry Nathaniel (3) and Julia Paige (1)

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    Bennett - Emmett - Felix - Oliver - Owen - Preston - Samuel
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  5. #24
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Northern Ireland/England
    Well I know a little girl Darcey (10 months) whose mum had a bit of a shock to find 2 or 3 other Darcy/Darcey/Darcies in her baby class. All girls. This is in NW England, so it's popularity may be regional. I think the spellings combined put it about the 70s in England, and about the same in NI, where I am originally from.

    HOWEVER, I'm not trying to dissuade you from using Darcy for a boy. Rather, I'm just trying to prove my point that, despite this, I still see Darcy as a boy's name. It's never quite sat right on a girl for me, even the little Darcey who I mentioned previously, even though she's a darling. As you can see, Darcy remains on my list (below) despite all of this. So I think you should use it! Darcy Thomas is handsome and dashing. =D
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    Arthur ~ Barnaby ~ Basil ~ Bertie ~ Darcy ~ Elliot ~ Felix ~ Fraser ~ Frederick ~ Henry ~ Monty ~ Rowan ~ Rupert ~ Theodore ~ Tristan

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