Diminutive of Joanna or Josephine
"Jehovah increases"

Joey Origin and Meaning

The name Joey is a girl's name .

Fun, friendly and fresher than Jo or Josie as a nickname for Joanna or Josephine.

# 883 in the US

Joey Rank in US Top 1000

Joey Popularity

Famous People Named Joey

  • Davenie Johanna "Joey" HeathertonAmerican actress, dancer and singer
  • Joey Lauren AdamsAmerican actress
  • Joey Marie Martin FeekAmerican country music singer of duo Joey + Rory
  • Joey Lynn KingAmerican actress
  • Joey YungHong Kong singer

Joey in Pop Culture

  • Josephine "Joey" Pottercharacter on the TV show "Dawson's Creek"
  • Josephine "Joey" Lucascharacter on TV's "The West Wing"
  • Joey Clairecharacter in adventure game "Hiveswap"
  • Joey Rosscharacter on TV's "Jonathan Creek"