Etymology
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Percy

masc. proper name, from the surname, which is of Norman origin, from a place name, from Old French percer "to pierce, break through" (see pierce). As a given name sometimes also short for Percival (for which see Parzival). The colloquial connotation of weakness or effeminacy in the man's name is attested by 1916.

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Definitions of Percy

Percy (n.)
United States writer whose novels explored human alienation (1916-1990);
Synonyms: Walker Percy
Percy (n.)
English soldier killed in a rebellion against Henry IV (1364-1403);
Synonyms: Sir Henry Percy / Hotspur / Harry Hotspur
From wordnet.princeton.edu