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Covey Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Covey is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Covey is "hound of the plains".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 boys given the name.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Covey Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Covey has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Covey to other names.


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Related Names

Covey is a variant spelling of Cooey.

Other Tidbits

Covey falls into the animal name category.

Name Fun

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Just for fun, see the name Covey in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.