The name Amy was first used in the French and Latin languages. It is likely derived from the Old French name Aimee, which can be translated to "beloved." An alternative meaning of the name is "friend." The name reached peak popularity during the 1970s, and although the name is still frequently used, it has been decreasing in popularity.
Similar Names: Amee, Amatia
Famous Amy Names: Amy Poehler (actress and comedian), Amy Adams (actress)