Name: Whitney

Considering Whitney as a baby name?

Below you find information gathered from our name survey where we asked people named Whitney if they like their name. Parents can use this feedback when considering Whitney as a baby name.

In total 943 people used the name survey for Whitney.

Would you advise parents to name their baby Whitney?

943 Responses

Do people often mispronounce the name Whitney?

873 Responses

Tip: It can be irritating and stressful if people have difficulty reading your name. Therefore, try to choose a name that is easy to pronounce. Read more »

Do people often misspell the name Whitney?

870 Responses

Tip: Names that are difficult to spell can be a stumbling block for a child when they have to explain it's spelling repeatedly. A name with an apparent spelling is better. Read more »

Is Whitney easily pronounced in other languages?

875 Responses

In our rapidly globalizing world, children will come in contact with friends, co-workers or family from other countries. Thus, it is advisable to choose names that are easy to pronounce in other major languages as well as your own. Read more »

Were you bullied a lot because of your name?

888 Responses

Tip: Be aware of name bullying when selecting baby names. Consider if the name could be used by bullies at school. Teasing can come with any name, but try not to choose something that is "asking" for abuse. Read more »

Descriptions on how Whitney can be used for name bullying

354 Responses

The meaning of the name Whitney and the origin of the name Whitney have been reviewed by our name experts.