Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Amy f. Old French amée 'beloved'. Fem. of Ami.

England
Latin
1340xc1450 Ame (nom) CovGuild-1 p. 6; 1377 Amya (nom) FenPT-2 p. 5; 1381 Amia (abl) Suffolk1381 p. 93, Amy (nom) ibid. p. 75, Amya (nom) ibid. p. 104; 1540 Amea (nom) SA12 p. 3; 1540/1 Amia (nom) ibid. p. 5, Amiam (acc) ibid. p. 5; 1540 Amie (nom) ibid. p. 3
Middle English
1431 Amy EEW p. 90
Early Modern English
1503 Ame OrpingtonKe p. 73; 1530 Ame LIWill-III p. 19; 1545 Amy StNick-Sf p. 2; 1552 Ame BarnstapleBap p. 7; 1557 Amy bruton-vol1 p. 28; 1559 Ame BUmar-vol2 p. 60, Amia ibid. p. 60; 1560 Amye COmar-vol5 p. 125; 1561 Amy bruton-vol1 p. 110, Amye ibid. p. 31; 1562 Amye DEmar-vol1 p. 81, bruton-vol1 p. 111; 1563 Amye BarnstapleBap p. 12; 1564 Amy BUmar-vol9 p. 4, COmar-vol5 p. 3, bruton-vol1 p. 4; 1566 Amy ibid. p. 35; 1568 Amy ibid. p. 37; 1569 Amye BEmar-vol2 p. 2; 1573 Amia BUmar-vol2 p. 61; 1575 Amy bruton-vol1 p. 41; 1581 Amye HAmar-vol9 p. 68; 1582 Ame StAnthonlin p. 29; 1583 Amye WAmar-1 p. 108; 1584 Amie BEmar-vol2 p. 69; 1585 Amy OrpingtonKe p. 7; 1586 Amia BUmar-vol2 p. 64, Amy OrpingtonKe p. 7; 1587 Amie BUmar-vol2 p. 117, Amy DEmar-vol2 p. 13, Amye BUmar-vol2 p. 117; 1588 Amie BUmar-vol1 p. 2; 1589 Amie DEmar-vol2 p. 19; 1590 Aime COmar-vol5 p. 9, Amie RegFord p. 1, Amy DEmar-vol2 p. 20; 1591 Aime COmar-vol5 p. 9, Amie BUmar-vol2 p. 118, RegFord p. 1, Amy DEmar-vol2 p. 24, Amye BUmar-vol2 p. 118; 1592 Amy DEmar-vol2 p. 24, StAnthonlin p. 35, Amye BEmar-vol1 p. 15; 1594 Amie RegFord p. 2, Amy DEmar-vol2 p. 28; 1596 Amy BUmar-vol9 p. 9, Amye COmar-vol2 p. 123; 1597 Amy CAmar-vol1 p. 6, DEmar-vol2 p. 36; 1599 Amie HAmar-vol9 p. 69, Amy DEmar-vol2 p. 40, Amye bruton-vol1 p. 57
Cite as: J. Uckelman, S.L. Uckelman. "Amy". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Amy.