Definition of

Nancy

  1. (noun, location) a city in northeastern France in Lorraine

via WordNet, Princeton University

Origin of the word Nancy

  1. fem. proper name, probably a pet form of Ancy, dim. of M.E. Annis "Agnes." Among the top 10 popular names for girls born in U.S. between 1935 and 1955. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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