US Popularity:2197
Meaning:Honey, nectar; Darling, sweetie
Honey is a feminine name of Old English origin that means “nectar,” "honey," "darling," and "sweetie" and is a unique way to celebrate baby’s sweetness. While "honey" is a popular term of endearment in the US, it has become a beautiful name in its own right. Many celebrities have given their bundle of joys the name Honey, from Kate Winslet to Jamie Oliver. As you and baby enjoy the time under the sun and watch the bees fly among the flowers, the name Honey will remind them what they’re working for.

Honey Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Honey is currently #1847 on The Bump
Girl:Honey is currently #1309 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Honey is currently #2197 in U.S. births
Girl:Honey is currently #1168 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 44
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Online Etymology Dictionary, honey, January 2024

  • Name Doctor, Honey

  • Behind the Name, Honey, July 2008

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