The most popular spelling of Zoe has a Y. Zoey is Greek for “life,” and to the early Christians, the name appropriately represented eternal life. Like Chloe, Zoey has a bright –ee sound at the end that gives it a modern vibe. There’s been no shortage of Zoeys or Zoes on TV–you’ll find Zoe on Sesame Street, Zoey Brookson on Nickelodeon's Zoey 101, Zoë Washburne on Firefly and Zoe Barnes on House of Cards. Actress Zooey Deschanel spells the name with an extra O, but it’s pronounced the same.
Zoey: Baby Name Popularity
PER MILLION BIRTHS
U.S. POPULARITY RANKING
Related baby name lists
Check out these related baby name lists to discover more baby boy and baby girl names and meanings.
Check out these popular pages to discover more baby boy and baby girl names and meanings.
BABY GIRL NAMES A-Z
Click on a letter to search for more baby girl names and meanings.