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Joey Meaning


What does Joey mean?

The name Joey is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Joey is "G-d shall add (another son)".

Joey is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Joe-y.

The Given Name Joey

Joey is a diminutive of Joseph. See Joseph for further details.

Joey appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

An elegant name that will delight parents.

Joey falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Joey Lawrence, and Joey Ramone.

Joey Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 788 in baby name popularity for boys with 295 occurrences. It ranked 1,516 in baby name popularity for girls with 145 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 695 in baby name popularity for boys with 354 occurrences. It ranked 1,487 in baby name popularity for girls with 153 occurrences.

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

Joey Related Names

Joey is a diminutive of Joseph.

Famous Joeys

  • Joey Lawrence ~ Actor
  • Joey Ramone ~ Rock Musician

Joey Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Joey.

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Joey Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Joey in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Joey.

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

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Joey in Nautical Flags page.