The diminutive name for Macyn is Macy. Macyn is a name of English origin and the meaning of Macyn is ‘stone worker, bricklayer’. It is an occupational or family name referring to men who worked with stone or block. It is derived from the Old English (Anglo-Saxon) word ‘macian’, meaning ‘to make, construct, form, prepare, do, transform, or arrange’. This is derived, in turn, from ‘mahhon’, the Old High German word meaning ‘to construct, make’. Well-known personalities with this name include Macyn Taylor, a guitarist and artist.