Name
JOEY

Name JOEY

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 72,280 births of Joey in the countries below, which represents an average of 509 births of children bearing the first name Joey per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 1,165 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Joey   
In Italiano Nome Joey   


Information about the first name Joey

The first name Joey has been assigned to:
93.66% to boys
6.34% to girls
The country where the first name Joey is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 3 vowels and 1 consonant

Anagrams of the first name Joey

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Joey : Jeoy, Joye, Yeoj

Anacyclics of the first name Joey

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Joey: Yeoj

Joey in Japanese *

Romajijooi
Katakanaジョーイ
Hiraganaじょーい
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Joey in Japanese
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Joey in sign language

Joey in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Joey

US English
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  • Unknown. Older and more general sources state that joey comes from an Australian aboriginal language, but newer sources that focus on Australian English and aboriginal languages say the origin is unknown. The Australian National Dictionary includes a sense of “young possum” with citations predating the earliest “young kangaroo” citations.
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  • From British TV personality Joey Deacon (1920–1981), who was the focus of Blue Peter's 1981 charity campaign. The programme was aimed at children, who then picked the term up and used it as an insult.
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  • joey (plural joeys)
  • The immature young of a marsupial, notably a junior kangaroo, but also a young wallaby, koala, etc.
  • (Australia, slang) A young child.
  • Ellipsis of joey word.
  • (UK, prison slang) A parcel smuggled in to an inmate.
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  • joey (plural joeys)
  • (theater, circus) A kind of clown.
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  • joey (plural joeys)
  • (dated, slang, derogatory, offensive in Britain) A person with cerebral palsy.
  • (dated, slang, derogatory, offensive in Britain) A stupid person.
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  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒoʊ.i/
  • Rhymes: -əʊi
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  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒoʊ.i/
  • enPR: jōˈ.ē
  • Rhymes: -əʊi
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Popularity of the name Joey

Number of JOEY births per year

Total births of Joey by country

Births with the first name Joey
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
49,264
3,481
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
5,738
110
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
3,296
544
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
3,101
51
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
1,912
170
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
912
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
813
3
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
590
18
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
417
61
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
394
38
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
404
26
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
219
4
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
130
53
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
156
13
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
130
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
73
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
59
2
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
52
9
CLChili
2010 - 2021
21
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
10
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
4
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
2
0

Total births of Joey by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Joey
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
449
5
USUnited State of America
2022
198
99
FRFrance
2022
89
30
IEIreland
2022
81
0
NLNetherlands
2022
66
0
QCQuebec
2022
33
3
DEGermany
2022
27
1
ONOntario
2019
20
0
BEBelgium
2022
11
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
11
0
ITItaly
2021
7
2
ABAlberta
2022
5
2
CHSwitzerland
2021
4
2
SESweden
2022
6
0
ATAustria
2021
4
0
CLChili
2021
4
0
DKDenmark
2022
4
0
ARArgentina
2015
1
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1
0

Comments on the name Joey

Personalities with the first name Joey

There are 104 personalities with the first name Joey


Joey King
(Joey Lynn King) src

United states of america
Actor Singer Stage actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Joey Barton
(Joseph Anthony Barton) src

United kingdom
Association football player Journalist


Joey Lauren Adams
src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Film director Television actor Film actor


Joey O'brien
src

Republic of ireland
Association football player


Joey Tempest
(Rolf Magnus Joakim Larsson) src

Sweden
Composer Singer Singer-songwriter


Joey Bishop
(Joseph Abraham Gottlieb) src

United states of america
Television actor Film actor Singer Singer-songwriter Television presenter


Joey Demaio
src

United states of america
Composer Bassist


Joey Santiago
src

United states of america
Composer Guitarist


Joey Yung
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People's republic of china
Actor Singer


Joey Cheek
src

United states of america
Speed skater



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Joey
Full list of personalities with the first name Joey

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Joey

There are 1991 actors and actresses with the first name Joey
Joey Massey
Joey White
Joey King
Joey Luthman
Joey Bragg
Joey Stetz
Joey Pollari
Joey Highshoe
Joey Hirsh
Joey Medeiros
Joey Gentile
Joey Jarossi
Joey Hiott
Joey Shea
Joey Gaydos Jr.
Joey Graceffa
Joey Page
Joey Grady
Joey Logano
Joey Essex
Joey Richter
Joey Montoya
Joey Geldtmeijer
Joey Van Der Velden
Joey Zimmerman
Joey Lawford
Joey Sinko
Joey Brass
Joey Cassaro
Joey Wilcots

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Joey
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Joey

Rankings of first name JOEY by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#79IE Ireland2022
#126GB United Kingdom2021
#179QC Quebec2022
#254NL Netherlands2022
#357BC British Columbia2022
#536ON Ontario2019
#539FR France2022
#656DK Denmark2022
#775AB Alberta2022
#833BE Belgium2022
#839SE Sweden2022
#877CL Chili2021
#892AT Austria2021
#926US United State of America2022
#1088IT Italy2021
#1289AR Argentina2015
#1309DE Germany2022
#1501CH Switzerland2021
#2489CZ Czechoslovakia2016
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#1305FR France2022
#1333QC Quebec2022
#1466US United State of America2022
#2064AB Alberta2022
#2454CH Switzerland2021
#4368IT Italy2021
#4546GB United Kingdom2021
#11751DE Germany2022