Zoey: baby girl name meaning and popularity


A variant of Zoe with a Greek origin meaning “life,” Zoey has become more popular in recent years and has multiple spellings such a Zoë, Zooey, and Zoie. Even though its roots actually trace back to the 11th century, this name is very hipster right now. Zoeys are likely to eat kale chips and make their own clothes.



Famous people named Zoey:

Actress Zoe Saldana; actress and singer (and daughter of Lenny) Zoë Kravitz; actress Zooey Deschanel; Zoey Brooks from Zoey 101.

Fun fact:

The name was common in the Byzantine Empire, being borne by a ruling empress of the 11th century.

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Girl Names That End In “Y”, Fab Four-Letter Names For Girls, Z-Names For Some Extra Pizzazz,