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Popularity
58k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Zoey

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Life
  • #875 All Time
  • #22 in 2014
Girls
Boys
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105k Zoe (Greek)
8k Zoie (Greek)
2k Zoya (Greek)

How popular is the name "Zoey" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1967550
1970660
1971660
1973880
197413130
1975880
197614140
1977880
1978660
1979770
198312120
198411110
1985770
198611110
198714140
198817170
198917170
199033330
1991103967
19921451450
19931461379
19941421375
19952192190
19963393390
19974144077
199848947811
19995625620
20006976916
20018278225
20021,1911,1829
20031,4751,4696
20041,6331,62211
20052,2832,27013
20062,8642,84717
20073,0423,03111
20083,4493,4427#98 girl name
20093,9973,9907#75 girl name
20105,2085,2008#47 girl name
20116,4046,39212#28 girl name
20127,4617,4529#20 girl name
20137,2197,2109#24 girl name
20147,3697,35811#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 first appeared 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 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zoey" ranks #31 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 28 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 7,369 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Zoey" mean?

Zoey (Greek): Life

The name "Zoey" is of Greek origin and it means "Life". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

E is for elegant, born within you.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yeoz". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eoyz". 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.

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 midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Zoey born Mar 2, 1953

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1800. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

Name poster for Zoey

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