Gender Feminine & Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. LAY-see  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From a surname that was derived from Lassy, the name of a town in Normandy. The name of the town was Gaulish in origin, perhaps deriving from a personal name that was Latinized as Lascius. Formerly more common for boys in America, this name began to grow in popularity for girls in 1975.

Related Names

VariantsLaci, Lacie


People think this name is

youthful   informal   natural   wholesome   delicate   refined   strange   simple  


Entry updated January 21, 2022