Joey: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Joey

A diminutive of the Hebrew name Joseph, meaning "increase." And your little Joey will indeed increase lots of things - especially your tolerance for being covered in poo, puke, and pee, because parenthood is gross.

Nicknames:

Joe, Jojo.

Famous people named Joey:

Musicians Joey Ramone, Joey Armstrong, Joey Baron, and Joey Santiago; actors Joey Lawrence and Joey Richter; pro skateboarder Joey Brezinski; NASCAR driver Joey Logano.

Fun fact:

In terms of pop culture, this name will always be synonymous with Matt LeBlanc's character, Joey Tribbiani, on "Friends." How you doin'?

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