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What does Joey mean?

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[ 2 syll. joe(y), jo-ey ] The baby girl name Joey is also used as a boy name, and more commonly so. It is pronounced JHOWiy- †. Joey's origin is Hebrew, and its use, English.

Joey is a diminutive of the English and German Jo.

Joey is also an English diminutive of the English and Polish Joanna.

Joey is also a diminutive of the English Joella and an English form of the English, French, and German Joelle.

Joey is also an English diminutive of the English, French, and German Josephine.

Joey is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1974, 0.015% of baby girls were named Joey. It had a ranking of #660 then. The baby name has seen a marked decline in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. Within the family of girl names directly related to Joey, Josephine was the most regularly used in 2016. Joey has in the last century been mainly given to boys. There were 6 times more boys than girls who were named Joey in 1979.

Baby names that sound like Joey include Joee, Jaasau, Jacci, Jacey, Jacki, Jackie, Jacky, Jacqi, Jacqua, Jacqui, Jacquie, Jae Hwa, Jaey, Jaha, Jahi, Jaia, Jaki, Jaquai, Jasa, and Jasia.

† Pronunciation for Joey: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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