Nancy
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
NANT-see
Meaning
Filled with grace
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Nancy is derived from the Hebrew name Anna, which means "filled with grace". Initially, it was used only as a nickname but later on it developed into its own proper name and has been popular for more than two centuries now. Some believe that the name developed from Agnes. Nancy can also be used as a surname.

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Nan, Nensi, Nance, Nancee, Nancey, Nanci, Nancie, Nann, Nanncy, Nansee, Nansey

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Nancy Reagan - former US First Lady
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