Posey Meaning and Origin

The name Posey is a girl’s name meaning “a bunch of flowers and is of English origin. It’s believed to have originated from an English surname that was derived from the Middle English word “poesy” or “posie,” which means “a short motto or inscription” or “a bouquet of flowers.” As a given name, Posey has been used since the 19th century and has been steadily increasing in popularity in recent years. In the United States. There are also a few notable people with the name Posey, including the American actor Parker Posey, the American baseball player Buster Posey, and the American singer-songwriter Jenny Owen Youngs (whose given name is Jennifer Lynn Posey). Sometimes used as a nickname for Josephine, this name is common in Britain but rarely heard in the U.S. If you love flowers, this is the perfect name for your little girl. 

Names similar to Posey:

  • Piper
  • Lacey
  • Poppy
  • Daisy
  • Maisy
  • Josie
  • Rosie
  • Sadie
  • Tillie
  • Sylvie


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