First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shoy

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Alt. Meaning

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shoy U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 62.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 22.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shoy

People with the last name Shoy are most frequently African American or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Shoy

  • How Popular is the name Shoy? As a last name Shoy was the 154,907th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Shoy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Shoy is Monday, July 15th, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Shoy? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Shoy. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Shoy: Your name in reverse order is Yohs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Osyh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shoy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 105 people with the last name Shoy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shoy? Shoy is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Shoys Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Shoy born Feb 10, 1969

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 Ontario approximately on 1675. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).