Like the Name Penny?
+ Penny
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Penny"

Penny is a diminutive of Penelope. Penelope originates in Greek language and means "weaver", although some sources also mention a derivation from an expression meaning "duck". In Homer's Odyssey Penelope was the wife of Odysseus, the king of Ithaca, and she is associated with marital faithfulness. It is also the name of an opera by Gabriel Faure, as well as a romantic comedy by Mark Palansky. It was popularized by the famous actress Penelope Cruz.

Popularity of the Name Penny
Also Spelled Like...

Pen, Pene, Pennie, Penney, Penni

Famous Pennies

Penny Johnson - actress
Penny Marshall - actress
Penny Singleton - actress
Penny Smith - actress

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Penny?
Discussion on the name Penny
Weekly Prize Big thumb miracle blanket

Appropriately named by parents that use it and the pediatricians who recommend it, the Miracle Blanket® is the answer for screaming, crying, and unhappy babies that wake themselves at night or suffer from colic.Miracle Blanket® has a 100% money-back guarantee of sleep and calming any fussy baby. It has recently been upgraded in quality and design features making  it even more effective.Miracle Blanket® features include:  • Helps Fussy Babies Sleep Great• Eases Fussiness for Any Baby• Stops Facial Scratches & Twitches that Wake Baby• Simple...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.