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Girl Name: Misty

Name: Misty
Pronunciation: \m(i)-sty, mis-ty\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: mist
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Masada, Mosette, Musetta, Musette
Variant forms: Misti, Mistie, Mystee, Mysti
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 292
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 50376


Misty \m(i)-sty, mis-ty\ as a girl's name is pronounced MISS-tee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Misty is "mist". A name from nature. See also Mystique.

Misty has 4 variant forms: Misti, Mistie, Mystee and Mysti.

Baby names that sound like Misty are Masada, Mosette, Musetta and Musette.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Misty.


Misty is a very popular first name for women (#292 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#50376 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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