Sydney: baby girl name meaning and popularity


Another city reference, this one pays homage to the land down under. Also commonly spelled Sidney, this name is often a surname and derives from an Old English word for “island.” A name for the main character in Alias and The American President, this one’s great for your outspoken little girl who takes no shit.


Syd, Sydie.

Famous people named Sydney:

Actress Sydney Sweeney; soccer player Sydney Leroux; Sidney Bristow from Alias; Sidney Prescott from Scream; daughter of Laila Ali.

Fun facts:

Sydney Ellen Wade was a fictional character in the movie The American President.

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