in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Greek
- Meaning: Life
- #875 All Time
- #22 in 2014
Pronunciation of Zoey
How popular is the name "Zoey" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|2008||3,449||3,442||7||#98 girl name|
|2009||3,997||3,990||7||#75 girl name|
|2010||5,208||5,200||8||#47 girl name|
|2011||6,404||6,392||12||#28 girl name|
|2012||7,461||7,452||9||#20 girl name|
|2013||7,219||7,210||9||#24 girl name|
|2014||7,369||7,358||11||#22 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Zoey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 57,881 babies born with the name Zoey in the United States. That's more than enough Zoeies to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zoey" was in 2012 with a total of 7,452 babies. (That's a lot of baby Zoeies)
According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zoey" ranks #77 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 59 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of 2,864 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Zoey popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Zoey in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Zoey" mean? The list below shows the origins of Zoey as well as things modernly associated with the name Zoey such as celebrities named Zoey.
Origin and Meaning of Zoey
The name "Zoey" is of Greek origin, and it means "Life". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Z is for zest, your zeal for life.
O is for outlook, pleasing to all.
E is for exquisite, who could argue?
Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.
Your name in reverse order is "Yeoz". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oezy". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Zoey born Jan 29, 1960
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern New Zealand approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Name poster for Zoey
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.