Origin : Irish


The name Cagney is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "tribute". Cagney is one of the spunkiest Irish surnames around, and could make a lively and fresher successor to the tired Casey. James Cagney will be remembered not only for his iconic gangster films, but also for his Academy-Award-winning performance as song-and-dance man George M. Cohan in Yankee Doodle Dandy. Cagney & Lacey was a popular 1980's policewomen drama.

Popularity of name Cagney over time

There are 291 people in the U.S. with the first name Cagney, this name was mostly popular in 1986 with popularity 37 .

Cagney is used for both genders.

36.08 percent of people with the first name Cagney are man

63.92 percent of people with the first name Cagney are woman

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Most Famous People Named Cagney

American actor
character in"The Penderwicks". by Jeanne Birdsall
" TV series featuring police officer Christine Cagney
the daughter of Terry Jeffords in Brooklyn 99. Has a twin

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