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See also: lacey


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  1. A Norman habitational surname from a place Lassy in Calvados.
  2. A male given name, transferred from the surname, mostly in the nineteenth century.
  3. A female given name of modern usage.
    • 1993 Barbara Kingsolver, Pigs in Heaven, →ISBN, page 322
      "Where'd you get a prissy name like Lacey from, anyway?"
      "I don't know," Cash tells Alice, keeping his hands on the wheel and his eye trained ahead. "It was Alma thought of it. I think she liked the TV show with the lady cops. Lacey and somebody."