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Gender: F Origin of Joy: Word name Joy's Popularity in 2013: #475

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Joy is from an older generation of word names, which also included Merry, Bliss, and Glory -- all of which exert personality pressure on a child. One interesting name that means the same thing: Chara.

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Famous People Named Joy

Joy Fawcett, American soccer player
Joy Williams, American singer
Joy Harjo, American poet
Joy Lauren, American actress
Joy Quigley, New Zealand politician
Joy Enriquez, American singer and actress
Joy Davidman, American writer; wife of C.S. Lewis
Joy-Anna Duggar, the Duggars' 9th child
Joy Behar, American talk show host (born as Josephina Victoria Occhiuto)
Hannah Joy Gosselin, daughter of Kate and Jon Gosselin
Heavenly Joy Jerkins, daughter of Joy Enriquez and Rodney Jerkins
Joy Bryant, American model and actress
- sometimes used a middle name for boys

Pop Culture References for the Name Joy

Joy Mercer, character in House of Anubis
Joy, character in "Wayside School" book series
Nurse Joy, character from Pokemon

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