The meaning of the name Lucy is Light
The origin of the name Lucy is English
Lucy is a name with English origins. The meaning of the name Lucy is light. A common alternate spelling of the name Lucy is Lucie and both are common nicknames for the name Lucille. Nicknames for the name Lucie include Lu, Lulu, and Luce.
Lucy is the name given to a fossil, one of the oldest fossils known to man. Lucille Ball was an actress and television industry mogul and the star of I Love Lucy. Lucy Hale is an American actress. Saint Lucy was a saint and martyr in the Christian Bible.
Fictional characters include Lucy van Pelt from Peanuts, a comic strip by Charles Schulz. Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds is one of the most popular songs by the Beatles. Lucy Pevensie was in the Chronicles of Narnia. Lucy Honeychurch was the main character of A Room with a View. Lucy is also the name of a Science Fiction movie starring Scarlett Johansson.
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