What does Amy mean?

Amy meaning in General Dictionary

a buddy

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  • a buddy.

Amy meaning in Names Dictionary

Beloved.
Name Origin: Latin
Name Gender: Female


Amy meaning in Law Dictionary

See AMI ; PROCIIEIN AMY.


Amy meaning in Etymology Dictionary

fem. appropriate title, from Old French Amee, actually "beloved," from fem. past participle of amer "to love," from Latin amare, perhaps from PIE *am-a-, suffixed form of root *am-, a Latin and Celtic root developing different nursery words for "mother, aunt," etc. (including Latin amita "aunt").


Amy meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A pal.


Sentence Examples with the word Amy

Queen Elizabeth, with the almost incredible want of tact or instinctive delicacy which distinguished and disfigured her vigorous intelligence, had recently proposed as a suitor to the queen of Scots her own low-born favourite, Lord Robert Dudley, the widower if not the murderer of Amy Robsart; and she now protested against the project of marriage between Mary and Darnley.

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