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Honey Origin and Meaning

The name Honey is a girl's name .

A term of endearment turned cute British celebrity baby name, used by actress Kate Winslet, chef Jamie Oliver, and TV presenter Fearne Cotton, among others. Honey was given to only 40 girls in the US in 2017, but it's relatively popular across the pond, where it ranks in the current Top 500 baby names for girls.

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Famous People Named Honey

  • Honey IraniIndian actress
  • Honey Rose VargheseIndian actress
  • Honey Langtreedrummer of English band The Honeycombs
  • Honey LongSydney,based artist
  • Honey Mahoganystage name of Alpha Mulugeta, American drag queen
  • Honey Boo Boonickname of Alana Thompson, American child beauty queen and reality TV personality
  • Rhonda Honey ShearAmerican actress and TV personality
  • Peaches Honeyblossom GeldofAmerican TV personality; daughter of singer Bob Geldof
  • Honey Hollman (b. 1981)daughter of actor Jack Nicholson and model Winnie Hollman
  • Honey Hipgrave (b. 2002)daughter of musician Dan Hipgrave and TV presenter Gail Porter
  • Honey Denton (b. 2009)daughter of singer Heavenli Denton of group Honeyz
  • Honey Carlisle (b. 2012)daughter of footballer Clarke Carlisle
  • Honey Krissy Wood (b. 2015)daughter of musician Jesse James Wood and TV personality Fearne Cotton; granddaughter of Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones
  • Wilder Mountain Honey Hurleydaughter of singer,songwriter Michael Hurley
  • Mia Honey Threapleton (b. 2000)daughter of actress Kate Winslet and director Jim Threapleton
  • Poppy Honey Rosie Oliver (b. 2002)daughter of TV chefs Jamie and Jools Oliver

Honey in Pop Culture

  • Honeytraded at Tyre (Ezekiel 27:17)
  • Honey Wilkessister of Ashley Wilkes in Margaret Mitchell's "Gone With the Wind"
  • Honey DeLunecharacter in movie "The Ladies Man"
  • Honey Hubbarda pretty Southern girl in Alison Lurie's "Only Children" (1979)
  • Honeychile "Honey" RiderBond girl in novel/film "Dr No"
  • Honeysuckle "Honey" RaphaelHeather's younger sister in Elinor M. Brent,Dyer's book "Heather Leaves School"
  • Honey Lemoncharacter in Disney's "Big Hero 6"
  • Honey Swampdaughter of the Honey Island Swamp Monster in "Monster High" show and series
  • Miss Jennifer Honeynice teacher in Roald Dahl's "Matilda"
  • Honey Danielsmain character from film "Honey"
  • Honey Tanberry in Sweet Honey by Cathy Cassidy
  • Honeymarencharacter in Frozen II