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First Name
65k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Zoey

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1967 5 5 0
1970 6 6 0
1971 6 6 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 13 13 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 14 14 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 7 7 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 14 14 0
1988 17 17 0
1989 17 17 0
1990 33 33 0
1991 103 96 7
1992 145 145 0
1993 146 137 9
1994 142 137 5
1995 219 219 0
1996 339 339 0
1997 414 407 7
1998 489 478 11
1999 563 563 0
2000 697 691 6
2001 827 822 5
2002 1,191 1,182 9
2003 1,475 1,469 6
2004 1,633 1,622 11
2005 2,283 2,270 13
2006 2,865 2,848 17
2007 3,042 3,031 11
2008 3,452 3,445 7 #98 girl name
2009 3,998 3,991 7 #75 girl name
2010 5,208 5,200 8 #47 girl name
2011 6,406 6,394 12 #28 girl name
2012 7,466 7,457 9 #20 girl name
2013 7,233 7,224 9 #24 girl name
2014 7,395 7,384 11 #22 girl name
2015 6,914 6,900 14 #23 girl name

Fun Facts about the name Zoey

  • How many people with the first name Zoey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 64,848 babies born with the first name Zoey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zoey to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zoey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zoey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zoey is Thursday, November 22nd, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Zoey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zoey was in 2012 with a total of 7,457 babies. That's a lot of babies named Zoey!
  • Random Zoey Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zoey ranks 75th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 37 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Zoey: Your name in reverse order is Yeoz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eyzo. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Zoey as a first name

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Popularity of Zoey as a last name

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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.

Greek

Origin and Meaning of Zoey

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

  1. A female given name, a phonetic spelling of Zoë.

Other Inspirations for the Name Zoey

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Zoey Deutch
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zoey

Eddy Zoey

Eddy was born in 1967.

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What does the name Zoey mean?

Zis for zany, the funny side of you!

Ois for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

Yis for yes, always open to new possibilities

Past life for Zoey born Jan 12, 1971

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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 Egypt approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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